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singh manoj
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Why isn't Java's Object class abstract?
 
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"manoj.java singh", please check your private messages for an important administrative matter.

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Saifuddin Merchant
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Maybe it should have been abstract. I have no idea why its not though...
 
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Because plain simple Objects are used by some classes.
 
Saifuddin Merchant
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Campbell Ritchie wrote:Because plain simple Objects are used by some classes.


They are ... But why? Just curious ...
 
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Check out this older thread: http://www.coderanch.com/t/432604/Java-General-intermediate/java/Discussion-why-java-lang-Object
 
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