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Generic Method Declaration

Clay Chow
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Joined: Nov 09, 2008
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Hi,

Would it ever be possible to see a generic method declartion that looks like K<K>. I have tried and not been able to get one to compile. For example:



Also, I do not fully understand why this will not compile.

Campbell Ritchie
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Joined: Oct 13, 2005
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"K<K>"

That looks very peculiar. List<K> would look more likely.
 
Don't get me started about those stupid light bulbs.
 
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