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Storing static constants

charishma gottumukkula
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In J2EE, what is the best approach to store static constants?
Jeanne Boyarsky
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Same as Java:
public static final String CONST = "constant";

As far as I know, it's ok to use true hard coded constants. It just so happens that you may have multiple copies - for the different JVMs.


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