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i have a question

 
geetu hindu
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java is compiler based or interpreter based? how does one come to know if a language use compiler or interpreter?
 
Maarten de Heus
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Hello Geetu,

with the risk of a reply too simple, I'd say both; The java code is compiled into bytecode which is then interpreted by the virtual machine you run the program on.

greetz,
Maarten
 
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