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Compiler Error C2462


The latest version of this topic can be found at Compiler Error C2462.

identifier' : cannot define a type in a 'new-expression'

You cannot define a type in the operand field of the new operator. Put the type definition in a separate statement.

The following sample generates C2462:

// C2462.cpp  
int main() {  
   new struct S { int i; };   // C2462