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Another String object confusion
Joined: Sep 22, 2004
Nov 04, 2004 11:57:00
a = "test";
a = null;
String b = "test";
Line 1 creates a new string instance and then places it in the String pool. Is that correct?
Also does Line 3 recreate a new object or does it use the object that was placed in the String pool. I'm confused about the relation between the String pool and the heap.
[ November 04, 2004: Message edited by: Francis Palattao ]
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Joined: Dec 20, 2001
Nov 04, 2004 12:07:00
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subject: Another String object confusion
need help for a question
Yet another string pool doubt
String is created on pool?
How many String objects have been created?
Is Kathy&Bert book wrong? Or my understanding wrong?
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