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Amal Shanker7,200 Points
My response to Challenge question : string firstName ="Amal"; Shows compiler error
Challenge Task 1 of 3: Define a string variable that specifies your name. I do not understand the meaning of compiler error?? What should be the accurate input?
// I have setup a java.io.Console object for you named console
Julian Garcia18,380 Points
The uppercase first letter in string maybe? This works for me:
Hope this help.
John Marley8,740 Points
A compiler error is returned when there is a mistake in your code and it can not be run. "A compiler is a computer program... that transforms source code written in a programming language (the source language) into another computer language (the target language)... The most common reason for converting source code is to create an executable program. (Wikipedia)
The most likely reason for a compiler error at this stage is your syntax (which is absolutely fine) and your code should be expressed like this.
String myName = "Jeff"; //String is the data type (String being a word or several words, Char being character etc.) /* myName is the variable name and is usually written with a lower case first letter and capital for the next word */ //Jeff is the value stored (My name is Jeff)