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Re: [C++ PATCH] Fix bug 4672 (possible defect)




--On Monday, December 31, 2001 01:59:05 PM +0000 Nathan Sidwell 
<nathan@codesourcery.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> This fixes bug 4672, which turns out to be what I think is a defect
> in partial template function ordering.  I've attached the defect
> report which explains the problem, and which I will be submitting.
>
> This patch implements option 3.
>
> built & tested on i686-pc-linux-gnu
> One possibility would be to commit this but disable the final
> check. comments?

It's not clear to me that this is really a defect.

I don't think we should check this in until we have a ruling from
the committee.  For now, I would resolve the PR as "not a bug" and
then wait to see what the committee says.

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Mark Mitchell                   mark@codesourcery.com
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