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Question on anonymous class

Yuva Raj Sah

Joined: Apr 28, 2004
Posts: 6
For the code:

The output is:
Super method
Sub method

Does that mean the reference s refers to the anonymous sub class ? a bit confused.

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[ May 21, 2004: Message edited by: Barry Gaunt ]
Barry Gaunt
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The above code makes a new object from a subclass of class Super. The new subclass has been provided with a new implementation of method method1 which overrides the base class' implementation. Then that new object has been assigned to the variable s which is of type Super, the base class. When s.method1() is executed, the subclass' version of method1 gets called (normal polymorphism behaviour).

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Yuva Raj Sah

Joined: Apr 28, 2004
Posts: 6
Thanks for clarification.

I agree. Here's the link:
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