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Subject: Re: [ub] launder and aliasing
From: Gabriel Dos Reis (gdr_at_[hidden])
Date: 2016-02-26 17:29:12


| -----Original Message-----
| From: ub-bounces_at_[hidden] [mailto:ub-bounces_at_[hidden]] On
| Behalf Of Ville Voutilainen
| Sent: Friday, February 26, 2016 2:45 PM
| To: WG21 UB study group <ub_at_[hidden]>
| Subject: Re: [ub] launder and aliasing
|
| On 26 February 2016 at 23:55, Gabriel Dos Reis <gdr_at_[hidden]> wrote:
| > | Gaby had a paper that would guarantee that memcpy can be used to
| > | reinterpret the bytes of an object of one type as a value of another
| > | type; that would seem to fit the bill here. And you can use that to
| > | build higher-level operations, such as
| > | this:
| > I was meaning to update that paper for Jacksonville, because it has to go in
| C++17, but life happened.
| > This that paper is the consensus of SG12 (as we reviewed it in Kona), I will
| make sure it gets honorable mention in Jacksonville and we have a full
| wording in the post-Jacksonville mailing for consideration for C++17 in Oulu.
|
| What are you waiting for? Write that paper and come to EWG with it on
| Tuesday morning. :)

Yes, sir!

-- Gaby


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