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Given:


prints: b h hn x

Can someone explain why the first constructor Building() of the superclass Building is called instead of the second constructor Building(String name) ?
 
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After I fixed the compiler error, it does not print b h hn x . It prints:
b h
bn x
I think you are running old code.
 
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@ karl
welcome to the javaranch family

please QuoteYourSources
 
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Thanks Prasad

So correct me if wrong but I think the first constructor Building() of the superclass Building is used b/c the compiler looks for the no-arg constructor (basing this logic off of question 2 pg. 172 explanation).
 
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QuoteYourSources means please provide the source from where you got this question
 
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