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1262. Default template arguments and deduction failure

Section: 13.10.3  [temp.deduct]     Status: CD3     Submitter: Nikolay Ivchenkov     Date: 2011-03-16

[Voted into the WP at the February, 2012 meeting; moved to DR at the October, 2012 meeting.]

Proposed resolution (August, 2011):

Change 13.10.3 [temp.deduct] paragraph 5 as follows:

The resulting substituted and adjusted function type is used as the type of the function template for template argument deduction. If a template argument has not been deduced, its default template argument, if any, is used and its corresponding template parameter has a default argument, the template argument is determined by substituting the template arguments determined for preceding template parameters into the default argument. If the substitution results in an invalid type, as described above, type deduction fails. [Example:...