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C++ is a widely used programming language that offers a command line tool for writing, compiling, and executing C++ programs. The command line tool provides a text-based interface where users can interact with the compiler and execute their programs without the need for an Integrated Development Environment (IDE). It allows users to write C++ code directly in a command prompt or terminal window, providing a quick and efficient way to test and run programs. The tool supports various commands, such as compiling source code into object code, linking object code to generate an executable, and executing the compiled program. Users can specify different options and parameters in the command line to customize the compilation and execution process, such as optimization levels, output file names, and debugging information. The tool also provides error messages and warnings to help identify and correct issues in the code, facilitating the debugging process. Additionally, the command line tool allows users to include external libraries, manage dependencies, and handle different build configurations for their C++ projects. It supports features like preprocessor directives, command-line arguments, file input/output operations, and exception handling, providing a comprehensive development environment. The output generated by the command line tool, such as compiler messages, program output, and error reports, can be redirected to files or piped to other programs, enabling further analysis and automation. Overall, the C++ command line tool offers developers a flexible and efficient way to write, compile, and execute C++ programs without the need for a graphical IDE, enhancing productivity and allowing for more advanced script-based workflows.

List of commands for c++:

  • pkg-config:tldr:bdef3 pkg-config: Compile your code with libgtk-3, libwebkit2gtk-4.0 and all their dependencies.
    $ c++ example.cpp $(pkg-config --cflags --libs gtk+-3.0 webkit2gtk-4.0) -o example
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