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Declaring static methods in a class

From: Patrick T.
Sent on: Wednesday, September 23, 2009 4:24 AM
I found myself frequently declaring static methods in my recent
project for a client specifically, in the base class. I found it very
convenience since I can access it anytime without having to
instantiate the actual class. I can also override the method in the
subclasses without making any changes to the original code. My
questions are .. do you think it is redundant? How often do you
declare a method static and when?

Thanks,
Patrick

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