RTTI


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RTTI

Run Time Type Information

RTTI

(RunTime Type Information) A facility that allows an object to be queried at runtime to determine its type. One of the fundamental principles of object technology is polymorphism, which is the ability of an object to dynamically change at runtime.
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The book does not cover templates, exception handling, the Standard Template Library, RTTI, writing manipulators, binary trees, and object-oriented programming concepts.
By adding RTTI, Nokia can save precious time for drivers by alerting them of traffic, construction or other road hazards that could affect their journey.
Developers using IAR Embedded Workbench can now benefit from the full feature set of the C++ language, including useful but resource consuming features like STL, RTTI and exceptions.