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pubimbueforbidden to call
Section: 28.2.1 [iostream.limits.imbue] Status: CD1 Submitter: Martin Sebor Opened: 2007-01-20 Last modified: 2016-02-10
Priority: Not Prioritized
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28.2.1 [iostream.limits.imbue] specifies that "no function described in
clause 27 except for
ios_base::imbue causes any instance
basic_streambuf::imbue to be called."
That contradicts the Effects clause for
basic_streambuf::pubimbue() which requires the function
to do just that: call
To fix this, rephrase the sentence above to allow
pubimbue to do what it was designed to do. Specifically.
change 28.2.1 [iostream.limits.imbue], p1 to read:
No function described in clause 27 except for
ios_base::imbuecauses any instance of
basic_streambuf::imbueto be called. ...