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Array constructor

Kirill Yunussov

Joined: Jan 22, 2013
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Exactly what code runs when you initialize an array as follows? I tried to see in debug but it doesn't go into the array's constructor. Just curious what it looks like.

Jesper de Jong
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Welcome to the Ranch.

Arrays are a built-in feature of Java. There's really no code to jump into - in fact, there's a single bytecode instruction for creating an array (the bytecode instruction "anewarray").

There is no constructor for arrays.

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Kirill Yunussov

Joined: Jan 22, 2013
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great, thank you
I agree. Here's the link:
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