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is static methods can't override?

kiran nyala
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I tried following code to check overriding static methods and variables of super class

sub class method1()
super class static method5()
super class x=10

So, finally i came to understand that static methods and variables can not be override, is my view correct?
If no please explin me
Seetharaman Venkatasamy
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this topic many time discussed here in javaRanch. please search here....

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Mohamed Sanaulla
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