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short s1=6;
s1+=20000;

if I rewrite this to
short s1=6;
s1=s1+20000;

Compile complains ...Can someone explain?.
 
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This will work...


The problem is that without the cast you try to assign an int to a short, which will make the compiler choke.

Using the short assignment (+=) I think the compiler does that for you, but I'm not 100% sure.
 
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Read this...
 
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Thanks Ankit.
 
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Sebastian was also right, so thanks to him too ...
 
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Ankit Garg wrote:Sebastian was also right, so thanks to him too ...



sweet
 
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Sebastian Janisch wrote:sweet



Sugar .......... Ooops, I forgot this is not the word-association thread
 
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my bad ...Thanks to both of you...If i get this question in exam I will remember both of you.
 
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