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method local inner class doubt

adam Lui
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Joined: Sep 03, 2007
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how is it possible to use that f() in localInner?

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marc weber

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Originally posted by adam Lui: is it possible to use that f() in localInner?

localInner.f() does not work because f() is not static (and inner classes cannot have static declarations). So you would need to create an instance of localInner, and call the method using that instance.
[ November 14, 2007: Message edited by: marc weber ]

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