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Roberto Diaz
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Joined: Mar 08, 2002
Posts: 40
I have following code which works just fine.

But if I add the print statement in class B it
fails to compile.
Can anyone expalin whatz going on behind the scenes??
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[ January 14, 2003: Message edited by: Jessica Sant ]
Jessica Sant

Joined: Oct 17, 2001
Posts: 4313

its actually pretty simple
the System.out.println statement needs to be inside a method or a constructor:

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