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Max size of java class
Joined: Jan 11, 2001
Mar 12, 2002 09:35:00
What is the maximum size(in kilobytes) a
class can be? Indeed can a class be any size?
Joined: Sep 29, 2000
Mar 12, 2002 12:32:00
In theory there is no limit, however a particular machine may throw an
if there is not enough memory to completely load the class.
Joined: Jan 07, 2002
Mar 12, 2002 14:32:00
Well there are actually practical limits on a variety of entities, like size of identifier names, numbers of methods, limits on parameter lists, etc; So there are upper limits on how big a class file can be.
(Thanks to zakaria haque for the link)
[ March 12, 2002: Message edited by: Rob Ross ]
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