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yash Vi
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Joined: Jul 17, 2005
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I got the idea of imposing a constraint on linkedlist.Is the following statement legal,

LinkedList<String> list = new LinkedList<String>();
Y am I getting "(" or "[" expected error


Thanks for your reply and time.<br />Windows 2000,j2sdk1.4.2_08
Barry Gaunt
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Joined: Aug 03, 2002
Posts: 7729
You are using Java 5.0, right?


Ask a Meaningful Question and HowToAskQuestionsOnJavaRanch
Getting someone to think and try something out is much more useful than just telling them the answer.
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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