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anonymous inner class question required

 
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Let me ammend my answer.

Annonymouse inner classes cannot have constructors of their own.

Using Kathy's code from above (Thanks Kathy)



The inner class at line 7 can not have a constructor. The anonymous class does not have a name. In order to provide a constructor for a class, you need to use the class name.


Hope this clarifies things for you.
 
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Howdy,
I'm going to talk about "D"...
Think about anonymous inner class syntax, to figure out if this is correct or not. What are you allowed to say?
Foo f = new Foo() { };

Where Foo can be EITHER a class type, which means that the anonymous class EXTENDS Foo, OR it Foo can be an interface type, where the anonymous class IMPLEMENTS the Foo interface. So how would you say that your anonymous class is BOTH a Foo subtype, and implements some other interface?

As for the constructor arguments one, well, I'm not sure I fully understand the answer the way it is written, but try this code:



And see what you come up with
 
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