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Generics compiler error

Bob Sturim

Joined: Sep 19, 2005
Posts: 2
I'm using generics in a simple class. I'm getting a compile time error and for the life of me, I can't figure it out. Any held would be appreciated. My class is:

BaseDTO is a base class which, for the purposes of this discussions, contains a single property, Long id.

The compiler complains at the two put statements:

I agree. Here's the link:
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