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Is "class initialization" on the OCPJP6 exam?

Pierluigi Di Giacomo

Joined: Jan 18, 2012
Posts: 13
I couldn't find useful info in the forums about this. I'm practicing with the mocks by Enthuware and found a couple of questions regarding the conditions that can trigger a class to get initialized. The SCJP Study Guide by Sierra&Bates I'm studying on doesn't mention anything about that. The explanations by Enthuware are taken from JLS 12.4. I do know that the more you know the better, yada yada... So my question is, how much are these facts distant/pertinent to the official exam objectives ? Is it really worth to dive in to these subtleties ?
Ankit Garg

Joined: Aug 03, 2008
Posts: 9435

I don't think that kind of stuff is on the exam

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It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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