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I guess break statement causes the program to stop execution of the innermost loop and start processing the next line of code after the block.
if the above statement is true then



then i should get output as "jump after if" because the innermost loop is the "if",but i am getting jump after while.why is that?
 
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14.15 The break Statement

A break statement with no label attempts to transfer control to the innermost enclosing switch, while, do, or for statement of the immediately enclosing method or initializer block; this statement, which is called the break target, then immediately completes normally.
 
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break statement jump out of the inner loop, here if is not a loop.
So the output you are getting is correct.

Thanks,
Anand
 
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k..got it..

Thanks
vinay
 
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anand-k jha wrote:break statement jump out of the inner loop, here if is not a loop.
So the output you are getting is correct.

Thanks,
Anand


But there is a loop, the while loop.
 
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It will not break if clause it will break while and only loops.

Are you a c programmer ?

 
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Chetan,

Please remember to be nice!

Thanks,

Bert
 
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