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Compiler Warning (level 1) C4229

Error Message

anachronism used : modifiers on data are ignored

Using a Microsoft modifier such as __cdecl on a data declaration is an outdated practice.


// C4229.cpp
// compile with: /W1 /LD
int __cdecl counter;   // C4229 cdecl ignored

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