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How does vector pushback work?
In respect to this, what does Vector Push_back do?
C++ vector::push_back() function vector::push_back() is a library function of "vector" header, it is used to insert/add an element at the end of the vector, it accepts an element of the same type and adds the given element at the end of the vector and increases the size of the vector.
Also Know, is vector Push_back thread safe? It is not thread-safe because a vector is contiguous and if it gets larger then you might need to move the contents of a vector to a different location in memory.
Likewise, people ask, does vector Push_back make a copy?
Yes, std::vector<T>::push_back() creates a copy of the argument and stores it in the vector. However, you need to make sure that the objects referenced by the pointers remain valid while the vector holds a reference to them (smart pointers utilizing the RAII idiom solve the problem).
How does a vector work in C++?
Vectors in C++ are sequence containers representing arrays that can change in size. They use contiguous storage locations for their elements, which means that their elements can also be accessed using offsets on regular pointers to its elements, and just as efficiently as in arrays.