Things to remember: passing in structure or class pointers in Objective C.

So in Objective C or Objective C++, if you pass in a pointer to something not a basic type (like ‘int’ or ‘double’ or ‘void’), the Objective C compiler thinks it’s an Objective C class. It needs to know this so it can perform automatic reference counting.

If you need to pass in a pointer to a class or a structure object, write this instead:

- (void)function:(class CPPClass *)classPtr;


- (void)function:(struct CStruct *)structPtr;

Otherwise, if you don’t use the class or struct pointer qualifiers, Objective C++ (and presumably Objective C for the struct keyword) will think it’s an Objective C class, and the compiler will fail.

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