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post increment operator question

Durgaprasad Guduguntla
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Joined: Oct 20, 2003
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Please look at the the following code:

The answer is 1 2 1. The first part is clear i.e., i value is printed before incrementing and then incremented value is stored in i and this value is printed in second print statement. The second part is not clear for me. I thought j value would be 2 as the print statement given after incrementing. Can someone explain how does the value of j becomes 1?

Thanks,<br />Durgaprasad<br />SCJP1.4, SCWCD1.4, SCBCD1.3,<br />SCEA
Cathy Song
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Joined: Aug 24, 2003
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This thread should be helpful..
I agree. Here's the link:
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