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Joined: Jul 07, 2003
Aug 12, 2003 11:25:00
Are variables declared in static methods static by default?
Joined: Jun 02, 2003
Aug 12, 2003 11:38:00
No, the variables in a static method cannot be static by default;they have to be declared explicitly static.By default, they r non-static
Joined: Jun 13, 2000
Aug 12, 2003 12:15:00
Variables declared in a method are neither static (Class Variables) or non-static (Instance Variables) they are Automatic Variables (or Local Variables) and as such are not part of the state of an Object which is they only way static and non-static have any context.
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Carl Trusiak, SCJP2, SCWCD
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Static variables
static mathods/variable inheritance
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