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type casting

sharaf navas

Joined: Aug 01, 2006
Posts: 25
hi all
please tell me how do i type cast a Object to a List;
please give me some exameple codes;

my Since i'm devoleping a hibernate app it may be confusing for a begginers any how here is
class EmployeeDAO {
public List findAll(EmployeeVO employeeVO)throws DataAccessLayerException{
List obj= null;
Query qry=session.createQuery("from");

catch(HibernateException e){
finally {
return obj;

class empTest
main method


public void testFindAll()throws NotificationException{
EmployeeDAO empDao = new EmployeeDAO();
EmployeeVO employeeVO = new EmployeeVO();
List li= empDao.findAll(employeeVO);

please help me thanks in advance
Paul Sturrock

Joined: Apr 14, 2004
Posts: 10336

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