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Is it necessary to add m in front of the field variables?

By m I mean the letter m in front of the names of the field variables. I still do not get what do you mean by field variables!!

1 Answer

Seth Kroger
Seth Kroger
56,403 Points

Field means member variable. The terms are fairly interchangeable in Java. Prefixing them with 'm' isn't really necessary. It's never been a popular practice in Java outside of Android programming. There's actually been a push in recent years to stop doing so outside of the OS proper.