wstring commented out in egcs-1.1.2 C++ library

Steinar Bang sb@metis.no
Tue Feb 8 23:29:00 GMT 2000


>>>>> <llewelly@198.dsl.xmission.com>:

> int main()
>   {
>     wostringstream wo;
>     wo << "Hello!\n";
>     wstring hello(wo.str());
>   }

> (I used a wostringstream because I couldn't think of anyother way to put
>   text in wstring; it doesn't have a constructor that takes a char const* 
>   or one that takes a string. (If I read 21.3.1 correctly, such
>   constructors would be an extension.))

I thought something like this, was supposed to be legal...?
 main(int argc, char* argv[])
 {
     wstring hello = L"Hello!\n";
     ...
 }


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