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i am a silver spoon

Posted by Chin Loong on December 01, 2001 at 12:09 AM


please read up on public, protected and private keywords from any online tutorials, free sample chapters, or any java books from any bookshops ;)

public : accessible by anything, own methods, other classes

protected : only accessible by subclasses (classes that extends it) and own methods.

private : only accessible by own methods. not accessible by subclasses and other classes.


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