Reading material

Pages 78-137.

Additional material

APIs of the Java standard class library can be found here.

The Keyboard class can be found here.

Question

Does the program
//***************************************************************
// Loop.java            Author: Franck van Breugel
//
// Demonstrates a loop.
//***************************************************************

public class Loop
{
    //-----------------------------------------------------------
    // Prints a number of *'s.
    //-----------------------------------------------------------
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
        byte b = -1;
        while (b != 0)
        {
            System.out.print("*");
            b--;
        }
        System.out.println();
    }
}
terminate? Find out experimentally and try to explain your findings.