derivating STL ostream

I'd like to derivate STO ostream class. I have problem in doing that coz there is no default ctor for this STL class. I am using VC 5.0 .
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Sigma031497Commented:
Hmmm... I dont know who wrote your iostream headers (Microsloth?) but mine (g++ under Linux) certainly have default ctors. Indeed thats the standard. Have you read your headers carefully?
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LucHoltkampCommented:
What errors do you get?
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md041797Commented:
You shouldn't try to derive from ostream.  The correct method is to derive from the streambuf and write new overloads for overflow, underflow, etc..
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