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'new' acceptable with primitive? - expected compiler error

 
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This is a line from an Enthruware example, it compiles fine. I would have thought that 'Boolean' required 'new', but with 'boolean' it would error?

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Nigel Shrin wrote:

This is a line from an Enthruware example, it compiles fine. I would have thought that 'Boolean' required 'new', but with 'boolean' it would error?



It's not trying to instantiate a primative boolean, it's instantiating a boolean array (which is an object).

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of course, all arrays are objects - thanks Henry
 
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