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How to best get value of int variable into another method?

Noam Ingalls
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I've got an int that I need to pass into another class's method; what's the best way for me to do that? Declare the int as static? Although it wouldn't help right? Make it a separate method? Or try and use setters and getters which I don't really understand?

The int is keeping track of how many lines have been processed; I set up a loop to read the lines in the array myString, and used a variable called lineCounter to keep track in the method parseCommands in the main. Now I need the value of lineCounter to be passed into this class EndStatement; not sure how to get it in there though. Can someone help, or link to an example that shows how? Thanks!



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Joanne Neal
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You could pass it as a parameter


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Noam Ingalls
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Right, got it... problem fixed. Thanks.
 
 
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