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Shadowing?

Mike Shn
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Joined: May 26, 2001
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Can someone explain to me what is shadowing means in Java?
Thanks in advance
Marilyn de Queiroz
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http://www.coderanch.com/t/388117/java/java/simple-overriding-static-method
http://www.coderanch.com/t/388332/java/java/Class-Variable-access

Also, if you do a search in the Programmer Certification Study on "shadow", you will come up with over 100 threads where this has been discussed.


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Cindy Glass
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Try reading The Games Objects Play from the JavaRanch Newsletter.
One of the games talks about shadowing .


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