Jul 20, 2023

C++11/C++14 multiplatform utility library

Corrade is a multiplatform utility library written in C++11/C++14. It’s used as a base for the Magnum graphics engine, among other things.


  • Low-level utilities to bridge platform differences when accessing OS functionality, filesystem, console and environment
  • Lightweight container implementations, complementing STL features with focus on compilation speed, ease of use and performance
  • Test framework emphasizing flexibility, extensibility, minimal use of macros and clarity of diagnostic output
  • Plugin management library with static and dynamic plugins, dependency handling and hot code reload
  • Signal/slot connection library with full type safety

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