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can abstract, native methods be called ?

sarim raza
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Joined: Nov 02, 2000
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i asked this question before but did not receive a satisfactory reply.
deekasha gunwant
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Joined: May 06, 2000
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Hi sarim,
yes of course both abstract/native methods be called.
just think if a method can not be called then what is it for???
Now the thing is that what are the restrictions/conditions in calling them.
1) You should call a abstract method only if u have implemented the abstract method/u have provided the native code for the native method.
If u keep the above rule in mind then u won't have any problem.
I'm giving you an example.

run the above code and u'll see that it runs perfectly.
similarly native methods can be called provided u have got the native code in place.
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