Posts Tagged ‘character’

Counting the number of occurrences of a given character in a std::string can be done using one function from the STL library: the std::count(…) function. This function takes three parameters: two iterators (the beginning and end of the desired search), and the item you wish to count. This function can be used for any STL […]

When using kanji in a document which is non-standard or rare, it is common for hiragana or katakana characters to be printed above (or beside for vertical text) the kanji to aid pronunciation. This is also common in children’s books and other Japanese learning material. This post explains how to do that using LaTeX. This […]