libstdc++ is an implementation of the Standard C++ Library, including the
Standard Template Library (i.e. as specified by ANSI and ISO).
Some notes on porting applications from libstdc++-2.90 (or earlier versions)
to libstdc++-v3 can be found in the libstdc++6-4.3-doc package. After the
installation of the package, look at:
On Debian GNU/Linux you find additional documentation in the
libstdc++6-4.3-doc package. After installing these packages,
point your browser to
Other documentation can be found:
with a good, recent, book on C++.
A great deal of useful C++ documentation can be found in the C++ FAQ-Lite,
maintained by Marshall Cline <email@example.com>. It can be found at the
mirror sites linked from the following URL (this was last updated on
or use some search engin site to find it, e.g.:
Be careful not to use outdated mirors.
Please send updates to this list as bug report for the g++ package.