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srinivas.b
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Can we import an enum ?
if so isit same like importing a class or else any rules ?
Paul Sturrock
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Paul Sturrock
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The best way to find this sort of thing out is to try it

The basic answer though is yes, you can import an enum.
Burkhard Hassel
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Howdy BTR,

you can use import to import the enum per se or you can use import static to also import the fields of the enum.
For example if you have

in package "resources", then you can have in another package:

line 1 only works because of the 1st import, without import the line had to be
resources.Animal animal;

line 2 only works because of the 2nd import, without it had to be
main.animal = Animal.SNAKE;


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