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about access specifiers
Joined: Jun 03, 2008
Jun 04, 2008 04:55:00
why can't we give private and protected specifiers for a class
while i am trying to give the specifires i got an error?
can any body explain me why ? thanks in advance
thanks and regards<br />Santhi Bharath<br />SCJP 5.0, SCWCD 5.0
Joined: Oct 13, 2005
Jun 04, 2008 05:20:00
That comes up quite frequently. Look at
I can't seem to find any more useful threads. Please ask again if you don't understand.
Jesper de Jong
Joined: Aug 16, 2005
Jun 04, 2008 06:39:00
Access control keywords such as "protected" and "private" are for class members only. Top-level classes are not members of any class.
Suppose you could make a top-level class private, then what is that supposed to mean?
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