File APIs for Java Developers
Manipulate DOC, XLS, PPT, PDF and many others from your application.
The moose likes Programmer Certification (SCJP/OCPJP) and the fly likes Redefining and Overriding? Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login

Win a copy of REST with Spring (video course) this week in the Spring forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Certification » Programmer Certification (SCJP/OCPJP)
Bookmark "Redefining and Overriding?" Watch "Redefining and Overriding?" New topic

Redefining and Overriding?

Sahil Kapoor
Ranch Hand

Joined: Sep 12, 2009
Posts: 316
What is the difference between redefining and Overriding.

"Static methods are redefined by subclasses and not override " ???

Thanks !!!

SCJP 6.0 96%

(Connecting the Dots ....)
Devaka Cooray
ExamLab Creator

Joined: Jul 29, 2008
Posts: 3784

Have a look at this FAQ.

Author of ExamLab ExamLab - a free SCJP / OCPJP exam simulator
What would SCJP exam questions look like? -- Home -- Twitter -- How to Ask a Question
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
subject: Redefining and Overriding?
jQuery in Action, 3rd edition