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Why the below program giving compiler - error saying 'l2: is not valid'.


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[ May 20, 2004: Message edited by: Barry Gaunt ]
 
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To get this to work you have to label a block. Add pair of {} thus:


Check out the JLS for labels, break, and continue
 
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Because a label must be used with a loop and "l2" is set before a variable declaration not a loop.
Make this change to compile:
 
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Hi Barry ..

Iam getting the same result with both solutions ....

Thx
kiran
 
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What compiler version are you using?
 
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1.4 version ...

What difference did you find BARRY in both the solutions ...

Thanks
Kiran
 
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1.4? Can you type "java -version" and let me know what you get.

I'm using 1.4.2-b28.
 
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Hang on! Do you mean you no longer get a compilation error? Or do you mean when it runs you get the same result?
[ May 20, 2004: Message edited by: Barry Gaunt ]
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