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Java Java Objects Harnessing the Power of Objects Constants

Siu KWAN Yuen
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Siu KWAN Yuen
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Meaning of constants

When someone says constants, does it mean a class level static field or just referring to the keyword, final?

isaac schwartzman
isaac schwartzman
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To my knowledge constants refers to both static and final with the difference between the two being that static constants are capable of being used without creating a new instance of the class and final constants being unchangeable after being assigned.

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I agree..