Android :: Why Should A Variable In Static Method Be Declared As Final In Java

Sep 15, 2010

I am having a static method .In the method when I decalare a variable , it was showing an error in eclipse saying that the variable should be decalared as final.

Can I know the reason for this , y should a variable in a static method be declared as final? I am writng an Android application where I should pass as an argument current Context of that application. So, when I pass the current context to the method and trying to copy it in a local variable , I am getting this error saying that the variable should be declared as final.

My method is like this:

CODE:.............

Error is showing at line where Context myctx=ctx; is declared and asking me to declare it as final.

Android :: why should a variable in static method be declared as final in java


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Android :: Static Method In Java Accept Only Final Or Non Final Variables Within Its Method - But Not Static

Sep 15, 2010

Why should a static method in java accept only final or non final variables within its method, but not static?

For example I have the following method:

CODE:.................

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I want to refer to a static Java variable in my styles.xml, is that possible? Here's a pseudo-xml example:

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Dec 22, 2009

In my Android app, I need to call a non static java method from C/C++. But i get a blunt crash when i do it using GetMethodID/CallVoidMethod()1 methods.

I have done like this:

1. Register the method using GetMethodID() as follows (mine is a cpp file): jmethodID xyz = (env)->GetMethodID( cls, "showxyz", "()V");

2. And I call this method as follows: env->CallVoidMethod(cls, xyz);

3. In java, my showxyz() is defined this way(this basically enables a button which was disabled) void showxyz() {findViewById(R.id.btnPass).setEnabled(true);}

And this crashes.

But I have been using this method of calling Java funcs from C using a set of GetStaticMethodID/CallStaticVoidMethod()(for nonstatic methods) and that works always.

But in this case, I have to call a non-static method and i get a crash.

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Mar 30, 2010

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private static SQLiteDatabase getDatabase(Context aContext) {

and i want to add something like this in the class when exception happen but context generates the problem of reference to non static in static class.

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Feb 7, 2010

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Here's my code:

CODE:................

I fixed it by adding the following to my Control.java code:

CODE:..........

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May 26, 2010

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I get this error:

code:.............

This error is line 13 on the second box.

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Apr 1, 2009

I have noticed in my application(s) that after a call to Activity.finish() that the static variables that I declared in my classes still hold the values that they were changed to during the activity's life cycle. Upon the re-launch of the activity, the program does not re-instantiate the variables as declared or set them to the default java behavior. Is there something that I can do to cause this to happen, other than re-setting every static variable in my application?

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Aug 21, 2010

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Every method I have tried says that it cannot be accessed from a static method. So how do I access preferences from a static method?

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Mar 27, 2009

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I've been trying to call a non-static method, located in my main application Class, from the Preferences Class. Because the method I call is not static, I instantiate the main class and then try to call the specific method I want but it's force closing.

Preferences.class (from where I call the method):
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the Dmarks.class method I call:
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//context is not null and the Toast is working if I call it from Dmarks.class }

The Logcat:
E/AndroidRuntime(11718): FATAL EXCEPTION: main
E/AndroidRuntime(11718): java.lang.NullPointerException
E/AndroidRuntime(11718):
at android.content.ContextWrapper.getContentReso
lver(ContextWrapper.java:90)
E/AndroidRuntime(11718):
at android.app.Activity.managedQuery(Activity.ja
va:1520)
E/AndroidRuntime(11718):
at com.droidil.droidmarks.Dmarks.queryBookmarks(
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E/AndroidRuntime(11718):
at com.droidil.droidmarks.Preferences$2.onPrefer
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E/AndroidRuntime(11718):
at android.preference.Preference.callChangeListe
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E/AndroidRuntime(11718):
at android.preference.ListPreference.onDialogClo
sed(ListPreference.java:219)
E/AndroidRuntime(11718):
at android.preference.DialogPreference.onDismiss
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E/AndroidRuntime(11718):
at android.app.Dialog$ListenersHandler.handleMes
sage(Dialog.java:1047)
E/AndroidRuntime(11718):
at android.os.Handler.dispatchMessage(Handler.ja
va:99)
E/AndroidRuntime(11718):
at android.os.Looper.loop(Looper.java:123)
E/AndroidRuntime(11718):
at android.app.ActivityThread.main(ActivityThrea
d.java:4627)
E/AndroidRuntime(11718):
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invokeNative(Native
Method)
E/AndroidRuntime(11718):
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:5
21)
E/AndroidRuntime(11718):
at com.android.internal.os.ZygoteInit$MethodAndA
rgsCaller.run(ZygoteInit.java:868)
E/AndroidRuntime(11718):
at com.android.internal.os.ZygoteInit.main(Zygot
eInit.java:626)
E/AndroidRuntime(11718):
at dalvik.system.NativeStart.main(Native Method)
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} class A1 extends A {
public int AnotherFooFunction() { return foo();
} public int AnotherBarFunction() { return bar();
} } class A2 extends A {
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} public int AnotherBarFunction() { return bar();
} }

Is it better to keep the code in this fashion, or to swap out those virtual methods as static methods? (In Java, everything non-final/non-private is considered virtual, right?) According to the Designing for Performance section in the Android Developer Docs, I should swap out these virtual methods for static ones. So the above becomes:
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} public int AnotherBarFunction() { return A.bar();
} class A2 extends A {
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[HIGH]
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