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why t is small in Hashtable class of java
Joined: Sep 09, 2011
Sep 14, 2011 06:31:52
why t is small in Hashtable class of
Joined: May 31, 2011
Sep 14, 2011 06:41:00
just a guess... since Map and Set are interfaces and hence HashMap and HashSet have capitals... and there is no such collection interface named Table as such..
Joined: Oct 13, 2005
Sep 14, 2011 07:56:43
Because somebody thought hashtable is all one word? Because somebody misunderstood the convention about subsequent words having capital letters? I think there probably is no deep mysterious reason for it.
Joined: Apr 06, 2010
Sep 14, 2011 08:08:12
And because once it's been released with that spelling (back in the original version of Java) it's too late to change it.
Joined: May 03, 2008
Sep 14, 2011 09:12:55
isn't alone. There's also
, and, arguably
and the 4 classes starting with
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