Compiler Error C2702


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__except may not appear in termination block

An exception handler (__try/__except) cannot be nested inside a __finally block.

The following sample generates C2702:

// C2702.cpp  
// processor: x86 IPF  
int Counter;  
int main() {  
   __try {}  
   __finally {  
      __try {}   // C2702  
      __except( Counter ) {}   // C2702