Keyword Local

Declares a local variable.

Syntax

Local Identifier:Type [ = Expression ]

Local Identifier:= Expression

Description

The Local keyword declares a temporary variable of a given type; this variable is valid only within the local scope in which it is declared.

The alternative syntax provided allows the variable's type to be deduced from the expression.

See also

Const | Global | Field
Language reference

Example

Local sausages:Int = 100 
Local name:String = "Bill" 
Local thing:MyObject = New MyObject