• Unicode for C++23 with JeanHeyd Meneide

    Rob and Jason are joined by JeanHeyd Meneide. They first discuss an ISO paper about the pros and cons of introducing ABI breaking changes into the C++ standard. Then JeanHeyd talks about the talk he gave at CppCon and his efforts to get unicode support into C++23. JeanHeyd also gives an update on his std::embed proposal. JeanHeyd “ThePhD” is a student at Columbia University in New York. Most of their programming is for fun and as a hobby, even if their largest open-source contribution — sol2 — is used across many industries. They are currently working towards earning their own nickname, climbing the academic ladder while spending as much time as possible contributing to C++ standardization and development. Their newest and biggest project is Unicode for C++. They very much love (...)