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Re: [ljc] Defender Methods

From: Russel W.
Sent on: Wednesday, August 8, 2012 7:54 AM
On Tue,[masked] at 17:45 -0400, Richard Warburton wrote:
> Hey all,
> 
> There's a one-question syntax survey asking about default methods in
> Java SE 8, that the expert group has put out.  If people could fill it
> in it would be quite helpful.  https://www.survey...­
> 
> regards,
> 
>   Richard

Duly answered. One question though: Why have them at all? Java has
abstract classes which can be used as types. Interfaces with default
methods appears to implement the same idea.  Introducing a second way of
achieving a goal sounds very Perlesque.

Is there a document explaining all this you can point me at?

Thanks.

-- 
Russel.
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