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i was reading about singleton classes and how they permit single instances, but i dont really understand the concept. I have some questions:

1. How do singletons differ from normal objects in c++?
2. When should you use them?
3. How are they helpful?
4. What are the advantages and disadvantages of them?

What I have tried:

i have tried numerous to search what it does, but i dont understand
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Updated 11-Jul-21 2:56am

A singleton is no different than any other class, except that it only creates one object.

I wrote an article[^] about them which probably addresses your other questions.
   
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