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canonical class

mari maris

Joined: Mar 22, 2008
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what is canonical class in java
colton peterson
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I probably don't know what I am talking about, so don't take my word for but doesn't canonical mean "it a main part of" or "come with by default" so I would say it is a class that is part of the API?
marc weber

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See if this helps: JLS - 6.7 Fully Qualified Names and Canonical Names.

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