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Anju sethi
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Joined: Dec 26, 2005
Posts: 91
A very basic Question.

//code in a main
int x;
int y[] = {1, 2};
int c =0;
x = y[0] = c;//one
System.out.println(x + "" + y[0] + y[1]); //o/p is 1 0 2

I am a bit confused in whether the statement //one will be evaluated left to right or right to left. As per rule = operator has right associatity, thus output should be 0 0 2 unlike what is comming.

can anyone explain why is it so?


thanks,<br />Anju Sethi
Edisandro Bessa
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Joined: Jan 19, 2006
Posts: 584
Dear Anju,

After copy, paste and run your code in my netBeans IDE the output is 002.

It's supposed to be correct, isn't it ?

Are you sure you're running the final compiled version of the class ?


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Anju sethi
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Joined: Dec 26, 2005
Posts: 91
yes..just nw checked. i was running old class file.
thanks
 
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