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Section: 23.6.3 [istreambuf.iterator], 99 [istreambuf.iterator::equal] Status: TC1 Submitter: Nathan Myers Opened: 1998-10-15 Last modified: 2016-02-10
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Member istreambuf_iterator<>::equal is not declared "const", yet [istreambuf.iterator::op==] says that operator==, which is const, calls it. This is contradictory.
In 23.6.3 [istreambuf.iterator] and also in 99 [istreambuf.iterator::equal], replace:
bool equal(istreambuf_iterator& b);
bool equal(const istreambuf_iterator& b) const;