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callback vs. inline methods

 
Ken Truitt
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How are the terms 'callback method' and 'inline method' used? They were
in one of the quizzes.

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Ken Truitt
 
khushhal yadav
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Ken

I think, they are used to call other language( like Pert) functions from java.
But not much sure abot them.
From where did you come to know about them?
I haven't come across them

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Khushhal
 
Marc Peabody
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A callback method here means that the container is supposed to call it. An inline method is a method that you are supposed to call.

The concept as it is used here has nothing to do with other languages.

Most callback methods are lifecycle related - like create and destroy methods.
 
khushhal yadav
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Thank you Mark.

I really didn't have any idea about them
Just tried to make a pure guess..

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Khushhal
 
Padma priya Gururajan
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Hi,
Even destroy() method in the life cycle of a jsp is a container-call back method.
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Padma priya N.G.
 
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