SEI CERT C++ Standard Download Problems.
Due to some problems related to the new SEI website launch, people weren't able to download the SEI CERT C++ Standard. The links have been fixed, and you should now be able to download the standard, if you weren't able to. If you are still redirected to the C download page, try refreshing your page before you click the link taking you to the C page, to get the updated page with the correct link to download the C++ standard.
We apologize for any inconvenience this has caused.
Rules vs. Recomendations
This coding standard consists of rules and recommendations, collectively referred to as guidelines. Rules are meant to provide normative requirements for code, whereas recommendations are meant to provide guidance that, when followed, should improve the safety, reliability, and security of software systems. Learn more about the differences.
Linking to Our Pages
Link to guidelines using the Tiny Link under Tools→Link to this Page... (This URL will not change if the name of the guideline changes.)
Information for Editors
- To eliminate a section from the lists above, label it section and void.
- To have a section listed as a recommendation, label it section and recommendation.
- To have a section listed as a rule, label it section and rule.