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15. Locale::name requirement inconsistent

Section: 26.3.1.3 [locale.members] Status: TC1 Submitter: Nathan Myers Opened: 1998-08-06 Last modified: 2016-08-08

Priority: Not Prioritized

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Discussion:

locale::name() is described as returning a string that can be passed to a locale constructor, but there is no matching constructor.

Proposed resolution:

In 26.3.1.3 [locale.members], paragraph 5, replace "locale(name())" with "locale(name().c_str())".