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Undefining a compiler 's predefined macro

From: Edward Diener <eldlistmailingz_at_[hidden]>
Date: Sun, 22 Mar 2020 06:12:19 -0400
Is it valid C++ to undefine a compiler's predefined macro ? According to
the C++ standard, in 19.8.4:

If any of the pre-defined macro names in this subclause, or the
identifier defined, is the subject of a #define
or a #undef preprocessing directive, the behavior is undefined.

But if a compiler has a documented predefined macro which is not in the
subclause is it valid C++ to undefine that macro, and must a C++
standard conforming compiler allow it ?

Received on 2020-03-22 05:15:15