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Overriding static methods

vanishree malagi

Joined: Aug 23, 2004
Posts: 5
Why cant static methods be overridden?
Jessica Sant

Joined: Oct 17, 2001
Posts: 4313

Please don't post the same question in multiple forums, its confusing and makes the conversation difficult to follow.

I think the Programmer's cert forum may be the best match so I'm leaving the thread there open. Please post your replies here.
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Overriding static methods
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