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compare string and "" string literal

Roland Pibinger
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On Wed, 24 Jan 2007 18:44:26 +0100, "Bo Persson" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
>Roland Pibinger wrote:
>> On Wed, 24 Jan 2007 11:14:46 +0100, Michael DOUBEZ wrote:
>>> But then, what about section
>>> template<class charT, class traits, class Allocator>
>>> bool operator==(const basic_string<charT,traits,Allocator>& lhs,
>>> const charT* rhs);
>>> 3 Returns:lhs == basic_string<charT,traits,Allocator>(rhs).

>> I'd call that a contradiction in terms.

>Sort of, but not really.
>The "Returns:" element of the description prescribes the value returned by
>the function/operator, not how the value has to be computed.

Seems to be a plausible interpretation since the C++ Standard (AFAIK)
never prescribes a certain library implementation.

Best regards,
Roland Pibinger
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