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Break Statement

rose hegde
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Joined: Oct 22, 2003
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Can neone tell me how to exit from a function in java?break statement is not working...!!
Apart from return statement is there any other way?
Tom Wolve
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Joined: Sep 22, 2003
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usually 'return' is the 'right' way to exit a method in Java, throwing an exception is another.
Dirk Schreckmann

Joined: Dec 10, 2001
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What do you mean by function? Can you post an example, as best as you have so far, of what you're trying to do?

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