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default class member visibility in java 6
Joined: Jan 03, 2006
Jun 29, 2008 08:15:00
Am I right that default visibility is package. So it's more strict then protected (that allows to access class member in the same package in from descendent) and allows access only from the same package. Many thanks.
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Joined: Jul 08, 2003
Jun 29, 2008 09:03:00
Yes, that's right. That's been true in every version of Java since the beginning.
[ June 29, 2008: Message edited by: Ernest Friedman-Hill ]
[Jess in Action]
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: default class member visibility in java 6
protected and package/default access
Question - Philip Heller's book
Question about protected access
probably statement of the obvious regarding class member access
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