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sun par
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Joined: Oct 03, 2002
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I understand thru the api that name refers to method name, but what is the purpose of parameterTypes??

Sunita<br />SCJP 1.4
Mark Fabrizio

Joined: Mar 31, 2003
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I'm not sure, but I think that the Class[] parameters array is to distinguish between methods that might have the same name, but different arguments. I'm not sure if these have to be in the order declared in the method or not.
Junilu Lacar

Joined: Feb 26, 2001
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Yes, they are; and yes, they do.
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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