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Compile error Enum

Lorenzo Tagliaferro

Joined: Jun 15, 2009
Posts: 20

Hi all,

I'm trying to compile a simple enum:

I receive 1 error:

Elaborator.java:5: integer number too large: 9223372036854775797
1 error

I don't understand why!!


Joanne Neal

Joined: Aug 05, 2005
Posts: 3742
Non floating point numeric literals in Java are considered to be integers and that number is too large to be an integer. If you want it to be considered a long put L on the end

Note - always use a capital L for this as a lowercase l might be mistaken for the digit 1.

Lorenzo Tagliaferro

Joined: Jun 15, 2009
Posts: 20

Thank you Joanne! :-)

I solvedt!!
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