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CPoint **CMyDoc::GetTwoLastPoints()
{
 CPoint **points;
 *points=(CPoint*)new (CPoint*)[2];
 *points=(CPoint*)m_oblPoints.GetTail();
 //Code for second point...
 return points ;
}

//m_oblPoints is CObList
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sambitdashConnect With a Mentor Commented:
CPoint **CMyDoc::GetTwoLastPoints()
  {
            CPoint **points;
            points= new (CPoint*)[2];

           // points should be first alloced memory before
          //  it's elements are assigned values else program
          //  will give memory fault

            points[0]=(CPoint*)m_oblPoints.GetTail();
            points[1]=(CPoint*)m_oblPoints.GetTail ();

            return points ;
}
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mdannyAuthor Commented:
Adjusted points from 10 to 20
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ntdragonCommented:
try then next

CPoint **CMyDoc::GetTwoLastPoints()
{
 CPoint **points;
 points= new (CPoint*)[2];
 points[0]=(CPoint*)m_oblPoints.GetTail();
 //Code for second point...
 return points ;
}

first:it should be
points= new (CPoint*)[2];

scond: it should be
points[0]=(CPoint*)m_oblPoints.GetTail
or
points[1]=(CPoint*)m_oblPoints.GetTail


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mdannyAuthor Commented:
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mdannyAuthor Commented:
the answer is
points= new CPoint*[2];

           
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ntdragonCommented:
can i ask you why did you accepted his answer?
just for knowing i don't see much diffrence in his answer from my comment
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mdannyAuthor Commented:
I can give you points also.I'll post a q for you
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