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I want to have a map of class, to an instance of the initialisation strategy that initialises it. Is there anyway to do this in Java?

Essentially I want to do something like the following.


Except that it is not legal. I get 'unkown identifier T'.

thanks, Don.
 
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You cannot use the first line of code outside a class declaration. Is that what you're trying to do? Java does not have global variables that you can declare outside of a class declaration.

You must put the Map inside a generic class:
 
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