Compiler Error C2874

 

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using-declaration causes a multiple declaration of 'symbol'

The declaration causes the same item to be defined twice.

The following sample generates C2874:

// C2874.cpp  
namespace Z {  
   int i;  
}  
  
int main() {  
   int i;  
   using Z::i;   // C2874, i already declared  
}  

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