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Jul 31, 2007 12:43:00
what is the diff between functions and methods
Author and ninkuma
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Jul 31, 2007 12:44:00
I assume that this is a core Java question?
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Jul 31, 2007 16:22:00
The difference is, functions is what they are called in C and methods is what they are called in Java.
Jesper de Jong
Joined: Aug 16, 2005
Aug 01, 2007 01:13:00
See these Wikipedia pages:
(especially see "Related terms and clarification" at the bottom)
Method (computer science)
The main difference is that a method is associated with a class or object, while a function isn't. In Java, there are no functions like there are in C or C++.
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