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is Date a datatype

Diwakar Chittora
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Joined: Aug 20, 2007
Posts: 23
hi all,
i have a small query ,whether we can consider date as a datatype or not ... well i know it is not consider as datatype by SUN but as we consider String as a Datatype which is also a class then why not Date ? ..
can anyone can share his/her knowledge on this ..

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Diwakar
SCJP 1.4
Kaydell Leavitt
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Joined: Nov 18, 2006
Posts: 689

I believe that all classes and interfaces are data types.
Bert Bates
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I'm closing this duplicate thread and my comment would be for you to explain the context of the term "datatype" more completely in the other thread.


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