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Compiler Error C3727


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event': a managed event must be a member function or a data member that is a pointer to a delegate

.NET events must be a pointer to a delegate type.

The following sample generates C3727:

// C3727.cpp  
// compile with: /clr:oldSyntax  
#using <mscorlib.dll>  
__gc class PseudoDelegate  
// use the following declaration to resolve the error.  
// __delegate void PseudoDelegate(int);  
__gc class MyAttr  
   __event PseudoDelegate* MyE;  
};   // C3727  
int main()