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Why function call typecasted to void ?

Posted on 2014-04-24
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( void ) ReportError ( /* some arguments */)



void ReportError ( /* some arguments */ )
{
    /* error is reported */
}
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It's a matter of style, there is no need to do that. The programmer hereby documents that he's not using a return value beause the function has none.
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