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Compiler Warning (level 1) C4550


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expression evaluates to a function which is missing an argument list

A dereferenced pointer to a function is missing an argument list.

// C4550.cpp  
// compile with: /W1  
bool f()  
   return true;  
typedef bool (*pf_t)();  
int main()  
   pf_t pf = f;  
   if (*pf) {}  // C4550  
   return 0;