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Section: 17.13 [support.runtime] Status: C++11 Submitter: Lawrence Crowl, Alisdair Meredith Opened: 2008-09-17 Last modified: 2016-02-10
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The interaction between longjmp and exceptions seems unnecessarily restrictive and not in keeping with existing practice.
Edit paragraph 4 of 17.13 [support.runtime] as follows:
The function signature longjmp(jmp_buf jbuf, int val) has more restricted behavior in this International Standard. A setjmp/longjmp call pair has undefined behavior if replacing the setjmp and longjmp by catch and throw would
destroyany automatic objects.