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144. Position of friend specifier

Section:  [dcl.type.elab]     Status: open     Submitter: Daveed Vandevoorde     Date: 22 Jul 1999 [dcl.type.elab] paragraph 1 seems to impose an ordering constraint on the elements of friend class declarations. However, the general rule is that declaration specifiers can appear in any order. Should

    class C friend;
be well-formed?