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2186. Unclear point that “preceding initialization” must precede

Section: 7.7  [expr.const]     Status: drafting     Submitter: Hubert Tong     Date: 2015-10-24

Similar to the concern of issue 2166, the requirement of 7.7 [expr.const] bullet 2.7.1 for

does not specify the point at which the determination of “preceding initialization” is made: is it at the point at which the reference to the variable appears lexically, or is it the point at which the outermost constant evaluation occurs? There is implementation divergence on this point.