Type Erased Container Iteration
A runtime registration system is required to assign an integral value to each unique type which may be contained, and each container. This may use``rtti`` (run-time type information) supplied by the compiler, or it may use external scaffolding. What is disclosed is a method of ``type erasure`` whereby the elements of a container may be iterated over, without static knowledge of the type of the container or the type of the elements of the container.
Publication Date23 January 2014
TagsType-erasure container iteration rtti runtime type information dynamic type dynamic typing variable type any type
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