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Javadoc abstracts and children

 
Elouise Kivineva
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If I fully documented a method in an abstract class, do I have to repeat the same method javadoc in the child class?
 
Michael Morris
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Only if there are special circumstances in the implementation of the subclass. For example if for there are different constraints on the parameters that might cause a ClassCastException to be thrown that coundn't happen in the super class.
 
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