The Great C Runtime (CRT) Refactoring

The C Runtime is being refactored… Note CRT is being refactored. The implementation is split into different modules. Read more here: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/vcblog/archive/2014/06/10/the-great-crt-refactoring.aspx  Relevant excerpt from above blog post: In order to unify these different CRTs, we have split the CRT into three pieces: VCRuntime (vcruntime140.dll): This DLL contains all of the runtime functionality required for […]
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__noop intrinsic

What do we mean by intrinsic? Most functions are contained in libraries, but some functions are built in (that is, intrinsic) to the compiler. These are referred to as intrinsic functions or intrinsics. Taken from MSDN… The __noop intrinsic specifies that a function should be ignored and the argument list be parsed but no code […]
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