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Hi All
Shall we use goto keyword to change the flow in a java pgm?I tried it like a goto label; but it is showing erros.How can we use goto in a java program?Thanks.
 
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See JLS - 3.9 Keywords...

The keywords const and goto are reserved, even though they are not currently used. This may allow a Java compiler to produce better error messages if these C++ keywords incorrectly appear in programs.


Java does not have a "goto." There is something similar in the context of loops -- using a label along with continue and break. See The infamous "goto" section from Eckel's Thinking in Java.
[ July 22, 2007: Message edited by: marc weber ]
 
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Originally posted by kathir vel:
How can we use goto in a java program?

Not at all. goto is a reserved keyword, but the Java language has no goto statement.
 
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