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Compiler Error C2598
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Compiler Error C2598

Error Message

linkage specification must be at global scope

The linkage specifier is declared at local scope.

The following sample generates C2598:

// C2598.cpp
// compile with: /c
void func() {
   extern "C" int func2();   // C2598
}

extern "C" int func( int i );

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