> Here's a C++ example to try:
> Compile this with full optimization and look at the generated code!
This is not a good example, since there are no variables. So compiling
the c++ code results in:
pushl $720 <--
pushl $cout <--
call __ls__7ostreamUl <--
.ident "GCC: (GNU) 188.8.131.52"
Which says more about gcc's optimizer than about the templates... :-)