list::pop_back

Deletes the element at the end of a list.

void pop_back( );

Remarks

The last element must not be empty. pop_back never throws an exception.

Example

// list_pop_back.cpp
// compile with: /EHsc
#include <list>
#include <iostream>

int main( ) 
{
   using namespace std;
   list <int> c1;
   
   c1.push_back( 1 );
   c1.push_back( 2 );
   cout << "The first element is: " << c1.front( ) << endl;
   cout << "The last element is: " << c1.back( ) << endl;

   c1.pop_back( );
   cout << "After deleting the element at the end of the list, "
           "the last element is: " << c1.back( ) << endl;
}

The first element is: 1 The last element is: 2 After deleting the element at the end of the list, the last element is: 1

Requirements

Header: <list>

Namespace: std

See Also

Reference

list Class

Standard Template Library

Other Resources

list Class Members