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Joined: Mar 02, 2007
Mar 24, 2007 12:47:00
what is the term generic reference variable. I know reference var but what is generic, could anyone pls give some example... :roll:
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Mar 24, 2007 13:42:00
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Joined: Mar 21, 2007
Mar 25, 2007 11:16:00
Originally posted by Sathya Shanmugam:
what is the term generic reference variable.
Well, it depends on the context.
A reference variable of type
, for example, can be considered a generic reference variable, since it can be used to reference any kind of object.
Or, in another context, it may be related to Generics...
It is sorta covered in the
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static reference variable
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