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valid use of compound assignment operator

 
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Hi ppl,

is this a valid use of java assignment operator

y+=(y=1)

what is the value if it is so ?

regards,
Senthil
 
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Apparently it is valid (since it compiles) and the value is y + 1.

The right side is evaluated first so y becomes one because of (y=1) and then the old value of y is added to that 1 to output y + 1.
 
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ok got it ..thanks
 
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