On Tue, 20 Sep 2016, Martin Sebor wrote:

> That said, since this specifier formats a vec<int>, it seems that
> it might be useful to be able to format vectors of other elements,
> such as short and long.  With that in mind, would adding a new V
> length modifier instead be a more regular way to extend the pretty
> printer to these types?  The V length modifier would have to be
> accepted in conjunction with other length modifiers (h, l, etc
> and type specifiers (d, i, o, etc.).  E.g, "%hVu" would accept

That's much harder to support in format checking (which expects one length 
modifier, not a combination like that).

Joseph S. Myers

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