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Static methods and variables
Joined: May 23, 2010
Jul 05, 2010 13:13:44
I am able to access my static variables and methods declared/defined in the superclass from my subclass, then why is it said that static methods cannot be overridden? I can easily override that method in my subclass.
Joined: Oct 27, 2005
Jul 05, 2010 13:17:05
That's called shadowing or hiding. See
Overriding vs Hiding
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Joined: Jun 01, 2010
Jul 05, 2010 13:18:22
You are not overriding them, just creating methods and variables with the same name.
I agree. Here's the link:
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