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Re: Re: Implement N3642 - User-defined Literals for Standard Library Types
- From: 3dw4rd at verizon dot net
- To: 3dw4rd at verizon dot net, daniel dot kruegler at gmail dot com
- Cc: libstdc++ at gcc dot gnu dot org, gcc-patches at gcc dot gnu dot org
- Date: Fri, 31 May 2013 11:41:03 -0500 (CDT)
- Subject: Re: Re: Implement N3642 - User-defined Literals for Standard Library Types
On 05/31/13, Ed Smith-Rowland<email@example.com> wrote:
> 1. Put the precision first in upper case. As a matter of style I
> prefer 123456L to 123456l for normal literals anyway. Also, the
> precision snuggles next to the number - then you modify it. That seems
> logical to me. Also, if we involve <decimal> in this someday, those
> literals *have* to be all caps (for the old literals). It seems using
> lower case precision indicators for decimal would be inconsistent.
I must withdraw the comment about decimal literals needing to be all caps. That's wrong. The letters need to be all uppercase *or* all lowercase. You can't have mixed case.
I'll shut up now and post this somewhere else.