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Compiler Error C2674

a generic declaration is not allowed in this context

A generic was declared incorrectly. For more information, see Generics (Visual C++).

The following sample generates C2674.

// C2674.cpp
// compile with: /clr /c
void F(generic <class T> ref class R1);   // C2674
generic <class T> ref class R2 {};   // OK