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Where do primitive types live?

Javier Sanchez Cerrillo
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Joined: Aug 02, 2006
Posts: 152
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It is said that "instance variables" and objects lives in the "Heap" and local variables lives in the "Stack".

But what about primitive types???. Are the same rules are aplied???

class Javier {
int x = 10;
public static void main(String[] args) {
int y = 20;
}
}

Where do x and y live?


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john cahil
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Joined: Jul 26, 2006
Posts: 12
x will be on Heap & y on stack
 
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