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Overloaded Method Resolution at Compile time

Mr. C Lamont Gilbert
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Which overloaded method is called is resolved at compile time correct?
Campbell Ritchie
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Yes.
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But not quite. It would appear, from the link I posted earlier. that if you override an overloaded method, then the usual rules about polymorphism apply at run-time.
 
 
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