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Rule:  OLC#004Checked automatically with code checker

Synopsis:Every variable that is declared is to be given a value before it is used
Language:C++
Severity Level:1
Category:Object Life Cycle


Description:

This value can be assigned in the declaration or later on, as long as a variable is assigned a value before it is used.

Some examples:

SHORT number = 10;

or

SHORT number;

...

number = 10;

This rule can be checked by most modern compilers, including the Microsoft Visual C++ compiler.



Literature References:
Ellemtel Rule 40