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Scope of vars in a static block

P Teng

Joined: Nov 20, 2009
Posts: 16
Hi , a quick one please

The following code does not compile, complaining that it cannot find symbol : variable y.
Does this mean that variables in static or not static code blocks are limited in scope only to that block only if they have been declared there ?

Patricia Samuel
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Joined: Sep 12, 2007
Posts: 300
Exactly. y is local to that block and could not be accessed outside.
I agree. Here's the link:
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