Compiler Warning (level 1) C4829


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Possibly incorrect parameters to function main. Consider 'intmain(Platform::Array<Platform::String^>^ argv)'

Certain functions, such as main, cannot take reference type parameters. While compilation will succeed, the resulting image will probably not run.

The following sample generates C4829:

// C4829.cpp  
// compile by using: cl /EHsc /ZW /W4 /c C4829.cpp  
int main(Platform::String ^ s) {}   // C4829