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Can we say, After Java5(Tiger), java is Pure OOL ?.

 
Praveen Kumar
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Before Tiger, Because of existence of primitives we say java is not pure OOL. With the help of new feature added in Tiger, Autoboxing and Unboxing, We can direclty
perform operations on primitives objects say Integer(2). ?.

like this ... Integer(7) + Integer(7) =14.


Pl. correct me if i am wrong ?.

 
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We still have primitives (or we still use them widely). Also these operators- +,-,* and all are Operators and not method calls. What I would think should an actual OOP do-



So everything we use should be Objects and the operations performed on them should be method calls in the Objects. So we cannot say Java is Pure OOL.
 
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Please search this forum, because similar questions are asked frequently.
 
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and the standard answer is that since no two people have EVER agreed on what "Pure OO" means, the question is meaningless.
 
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