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String constant pool and heap

Charles Chikito
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Joined: May 22, 2009
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The following examples are from Kathy's book

Does JVM sets the String constant pool within the heap or separately?

Which one does the ref var refers to in the 2nd example? The String object in the heap?

Christophe Verré

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Please don't duplicate threads. Continue the discussion there.

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