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166. Really "formatted output functions"?

Section: 27.7.5.2.3 [ostream.inserters] Status: Dup Submitter: Dietmar Kühl Opened: 1999-07-20 Last modified: 2016-02-10

Priority: Not Prioritized

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Duplicate of: 60

Discussion:

From 27.7.5.2.1 [ostream.formatted.reqmts] it appears that all the functions defined in 27.7.5.2.3 [ostream.inserters] have to construct a sentry object. Is this really intended?

This is basically the same problem as issue 162 but for output instead of input.

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