This is an unofficial snapshot of the ISO/IEC JTC1 SC22 WG21 Core Issues List revision 110b. See http://www.open-std.org/jtc1/sc22/wg21/ for the official list.
The following code does not compile with the EDG compiler:
volatile const int a = 5; int b[a];The standard, 22.214.171.124 [dcl.type.cv] , says:
A variable of const-qualified integral or enumeration type initialized by an integral constant expression can be used in integral constant expressions.This doesn't say it can't be const volatile-qualified, although I think that was what was intended.
Proposed Resolution (10/99): Change the referenced text in paragraph 2 of 126.96.36.199 [dcl.type.cv] to read: