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Can anyone tell me if static variables take priority over static blocks ie which one gets initialized first?
 
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As far as I know, static variables and static blocks get initialized with the sequence they coded. No priority to each other.
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Sun Guoqiao

Originally posted by Rob Petterson:
Can anyone tell me if static variables take priority over static blocks ie which one gets initialized first?

 
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Thanks Guoqiao for clearing that up. I thought that was the case, but it's always good to get a second opinion.
 
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Guoqiao is correct. Member initalizers and initializer block are executed in textual order. This is the case for both instance initializers and static initializers.
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