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1394. is_constructible reports false positives

Section: [meta.unary.prop] Status: Resolved Submitter: DIN Opened: 2010-08-25 Last modified: 2016-01-28

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Addresses DE-19

The fundamental trait is_constructible reports false positives, e.g.

is_constructible<char*, void*>::value

evaluates to true, even though a corresponding variable initialization would be ill-formed.

[ Resolved in Rapperswil by paper N3047. ]

Proposed resolution:

Remove all false positives from the domain of is_constructible.