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Document number: N3583
by Scott Schurr
The paper explores motivations for either a) constraining selected
constexprfunctions and constructors so they may only be used during translation, or b) overloading on
constexprso different implementations could be provided for translation-time vs. run-time execution. Two examples are examined for motivation. Then the paper explores four approaches to providing the constraints.