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1293. String literals in constant expressions

Section: 7.7  [expr.const]     Status: CD3     Submitter: Daniel Krügler     Date: 2011-04-11

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

It is not clear whether a string literal can be used in a constant expression.

Proposed resolution (August, 2011):

Change 7.7 [expr.const] paragraph 2 as follows: