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FilterInputStream vs. FilterOutputStream construction

R Arun
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Joined: Apr 20, 2002
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The constructor for FilterInputStream is protected. Understandable because this class is not meant to be instantiated by outsiders, and serves primarily as a base class.
Why is the constructor for FilterOutputStream public? Can somebody rationalize this?
Thanks.
 
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