system_error::what() returns incorrect value - by chris_kohlhoff

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ID 642600 Comments
Status Closed Workarounds
Type Bug Repros 1
Opened 2/10/2011 4:30:20 PM
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According to [syserr.syserr.members], the return value of system_error::what() should incorporate code().message(), but the implementation in VS2010 does not.
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Posted by PowerGamer1 on 7/7/2012 at 11:07 AM
See for more details
Posted by PowerGamer1 on 7/7/2012 at 9:53 AM
Still NOT fixed in Visual C++ 2012 RC. Is it going to be fixed in Visual C++ 2012 RTM?
Posted by Stephan [MSFT] on 3/14/2011 at 5:06 PM

Thanks for reporting this bug. We've fixed it, and the fix will be available in VC11.

If you have any further questions, feel free to E-mail me at .

Stephan T. Lavavej
Visual C++ Libraries Developer
Posted by Microsoft on 2/10/2011 at 7:30 PM
Thanks for your feedback.
We are routing this issue to the appropriate group within the Visual Studio Product Team for triage and resolution. These specialized experts will follow-up with your issue.
Posted by Microsoft on 2/10/2011 at 5:15 PM
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