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= (assign) operator
The right-associative, binary infix
= operator is used to assign a value to a
variable Integer num = 1; // assign num = 2; //assign Integer three = 3 // specify
If an attribute (or a parameter default) is non-
variable then it cannot be
assigned. Instead it is specified using a
= operator is primitive.
= operator is not polymorphic.
The result type of the
= operator is the type of the right hand operand.