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question about transient modifier

Milind Mahajan
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Joined: Oct 23, 2000
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I read in RHE that transient variables may not be static or final. But why does the following line compile ?
final static transient int i = 10;
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Joined: Nov 22, 2008
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Hi Milind,
Though there is no current implementation of this specification, static transient are allowed and compile just fine.
Jonathan Jeban
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Joined: Oct 08, 2000
Posts: 52
Transient variables can be both final and static.
RHE have corrected this in their errata.(They have asked to
ignore that statement)

Hope this helps..
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