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From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2001-11-09 15:54:56

At 01:20 PM 11/9/2001, Vladimir Prus wrote:

>Beman Dawes wrote:
>> >std::make_pair("a", "b") does not work. call traits allows to write
>> >make_pair version that will work, and even contains such thing as
>> >an example. Shouldn't it go to the tuple library?
>> Be a bit cautious; std::make_pair has changed in a Defect Report to
>> value. See
>> The whole point is to make std::make_pair("a", "b") work.
>Thanks for the information. However, there will be a long time before
>change will make its way into the standard. Shall we wait?

Well, the Technical Corrigendum which contains that DR was finalized some
time ago. The fix is so simple, I would expect many vendors to include it
in their next release, if they haven't done so already.


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