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Constructor in Abstract class?

Max White
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Joined: Jun 28, 2008
Posts: 85
Can we provide a constructor with arguments in an Abstract class?
Campbell Ritchie

Joined: Oct 13, 2005
Posts: 40508
Yes. There was a recent discussion of a similar theme, which you can find with the search function. Maybe here, but that won't be any use; look who was writing
fred rosenberger
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Joined: Oct 02, 2003
Posts: 11575

you should try it!!! writing code and experimenting is a great way to learn stuff. write a class or two, compile them, and see what happens!

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