The scoping operator
used in many object oriented
, or OO
programming languages to specify what class
(and/or namespace in c++
) a function
belongs to. If you see the following code:
This would tell you that the output stream instance cout belonged to the namespace std.
And for those of you giggling over "std
" in the peanut gallery, maybe you can share what's so funny with us coders
18.09.01: Thanks to Wicker808 for the factual corrections!