troubleshooting Question

Stupid Question probally, Array Pointer ?

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HI all,

I have 2 classes lets say Class a(base class) & class b(derived class)

now the inhertance works more or less the problem is with a function in my base class
the declaration looks like this

                     ......
                         protected:
                        void *** getArrayPtr()          { return &array; }
                        /* primitive operations */
                        virtual unsigned int getNumberOfItems () const = NULL;
                        virtual void resize (unsigned int newSize) = NULL;

                private:
                        void ** array;

Now how do i in my derived class to operations on the array ??
i tried
int *p = getArrayPtr();
but this gives erros ??

ps. yet again i'cannot change anythign in the base class
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