How to allocate memory for array of pointers using "new"?

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    How to allocate memory for array of pointers using "new"?

    I want to make an array of pointers to (int) using "new".

    int * a = new ???? ; // (int *) (99) ; ???


    thx

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    int *a points to an array of integers, not an array of pointers to integers.

    To allocate an array of pointers to integers:
    int ** a = new int*[size];
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    I got it. thx.

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