Interview Question: Creating New Operator

Sample Question #253 (programming – C++)
 
Write C++ code to define a new exponentiation operator ** so that x**y returns pow(x,y).
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One Response to Interview Question: Creating New Operator

  1. Brett says:

    ANSWER
     
    Haha, you can’t do it! "**" does not exist in C++ and C++ does not allow you to create a new operator symbol.
     
    Bonus question: can you overload the ^ (bitwise XOR operator) to do exponentiation? How?
     

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