Avoid classes using incorrect dynamic allocation

Avoid classes using incorrect dynamic allocation

Software ResiliencyProgramming Best Practices

This code insights verifies classes that don’t use dynamic allocation correctly, i.e. without constructors by copy or without allocation operator. Depending on the density of occurrences and specific thresholds, Highlight counts penalty points to the scanned file.

Why you should care

Classes with incorrect dynamic allocation can lead to unexpected behaviors.

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