This week's giveaway is in the EJB and other Java EE Technologies forum. We're giving away four copies of EJB 3 in Action and have Debu Panda, Reza Rahman, Ryan Cuprak, and Michael Remijan on-line! See this thread for details.
There is a rule for array elements you should remember:
Array elements are always, always, always given default values, regardless of where the array itself is declared or instantiated Have fun and good luck