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public class Test {

public void foo() {
1 assert false;
2 assert false;
}

public void bar(){
while(true){
3 assert false;
}
4 assert false;
}

}


What causes compilation to fail?

i have named the stmt..let me know the answer with explaination
 
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Check this thread.
 
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but even line 14 is unreachable code..as my program line 2
 
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In your code compilation error is generated at line 4 since that line is
never reached due to the while condition above it.
comment out the line 4, the code works fine, since there is no code after
while that cannot be reached.
Hope this helps
 
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but even line 2 is never reachable...can u explain me y tats not the answer
 
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but even line 2 is never reachable...can u explain me y tats not the answer
 
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Hi,
I'm using Eclipse to run my code. What do i do to enable assertion? I'm using Java 1.4
 
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Hi Shaila,
You need to add -ea as VM argument for enabling the assertion.

You may wish to visit this link

Hope this helps
 
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