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Abstract method v/s Interface

Gaurav Pavan Kumar Jain
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Which is best Abstract method or interface while programming in java
Mayur Ramgir
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In order to get a proper response, you need to clarify your question. Your question is bit vague please elaborate it in detail.
[ October 18, 2007: Message edited by: Mayur Ramgir ]
Jesper de Jong
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In some situations, an abstract class (with an abstract method) is more appropriate, in other situations an interface is more appropriate. One is not always better than the other.

See: JavaRanch FAQ - Interface vs abstract class
[ October 18, 2007: Message edited by: Jesper Young ]

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