27 Input/output library [input.output]

27.8 String-based streams [string.streams]

27.8.1 Header <sstream> synopsis [sstream.syn]

namespace std {
  template<class charT, class traits = char_traits<charT>,
           class Allocator = allocator<charT>>
    class basic_stringbuf;

  using stringbuf  = basic_stringbuf<char>;
  using wstringbuf = basic_stringbuf<wchar_t>;

  template<class charT, class traits = char_traits<charT>,
           class Allocator = allocator<charT>>
    class basic_istringstream;

  using istringstream  = basic_istringstream<char>;
  using wistringstream = basic_istringstream<wchar_t>;

  template<class charT, class traits = char_traits<charT>,
           class Allocator = allocator<charT>>
    class basic_ostringstream;
  using ostringstream  = basic_ostringstream<char>;
  using wostringstream = basic_ostringstream<wchar_t>;

  template<class charT, class traits = char_traits<charT>,
           class Allocator = allocator<charT>>
    class basic_stringstream;
  using stringstream  = basic_stringstream<char>;
  using wstringstream = basic_stringstream<wchar_t>;
}
The header <sstream> defines four class templates and eight types that associate stream buffers with objects of class basic_­string, as described in [string.classes].