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How to create a c++ operator ? (like + - * )

Hello, I miss some bases in c++ and a thing would help me is to be able to create operator to do some operation between custom variables.
For example:
struct quote
{
  float number;
  int coeff;
}
quote var1, var2;
...
quote result=var1+var2;

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to have the "+" multiply the number and coeff before adding the to product.

Thanks
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Greg2FS
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Greg2FS
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]Billing EngineerCommented:
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CEHJCommented:
Why is this in Java?
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Greg2FSAuthor Commented:
Because I thought it was similar in java...
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evilrixSenior Software Engineer (Avast)Commented:
Two good resources on how to do operator overloading.

"Overloading operators"
http://www.cplusplus.com/doc/tutorial/classes2/

"Operator Overloading"
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/5tk49fh2(VS.80).aspx
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phoffricCommented:
I'm not sure where my previous post went. Repeating it...Here is a good resource for operator overloading:    http://www.java2s.com/Tutorial/Cpp/0200__Operator-Overloading/Catalog0200__Operator-Overloading.htmHope it sticks this time.
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