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What do you mean by saying that " the value of a string literal is not known until runtime"?

I am paraphrasing half a dozen other comments posted across various answers.

What does the phrase "to paraphrase half a dozen" mean?

  • I am paraphrasing comments. The comments I'm paraphrasing are half a dozen other comments posted across various answers. – CowperKettle Feb 3 at 10:30
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    half a dozen = 6 -> I am paraphrasing 6 comments. – re_nez Feb 3 at 10:56
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You are splitting the sentence in the wrong place.

I am paraphrasing half a dozen other comments posted across various answers.

I am paraphrasing [something]. What is that something? Half a dozen other comments.

"Half a dozen" can mean "exactly six" or "approximately six".

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