How to Declare an Octal literal in Java ?

Published on March 2, 2016 by abundantcode

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Problem Statement

You want to declare an octal literal in Java.


Prefix the value with 0. A literal that contains leading zero is an octal number.

public class Main {

    public static void main(String[] args) {
        int octalac1 = 010;
        int octalac2 = 025;


The output of the above program will be



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