Variable might not have been initialized ????

Hey experts,
I get this error "Variable userInp might not have been initialized"  to the below code:

                        answer = Calculator(userInp, op1 , op2) + answer.substring(indexR + 1);

does anyone knows why im getting this error ??

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sciuriwareCommented:
answer and indexR    should have some value before you can get a substring or index the substring.

What's the rest of the code prior to this one?

;JOOP!
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Ajay-SinghCommented:
In Java, all the local variables should be initialized before you can use
them.
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ronghaoCommented:
try initializing the variable,
if it's a  String:  String userInp = "";
if it's a int: int userInp = 0;
if it's a double: double userInp = 0.0;

hope these helps.. :)
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