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two objects of the same class can access their private data

 
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hi every one,
can any body please explain this line---
"Two objects of the same class could access each other's private data."
i got this line from java ranch round up game but couldn't understand it.
please explain........... thanks
 
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The "private" modifier restricts access to within the class -- not to specific instances. So all instances of the same class can access each other's private members.
 
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marc weber wrote:The "private" modifier restricts access to within the class -- not to specific instances. So all instances of the same class can access each other's private members.



can you please elaborate on this.

What do you mean by all instances of the same class can access each other's private member?
 
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Alpesh Gediya wrote:

can you please elaborate on this.

What do you mean by all instances of the same class can access each other's private member?




Please see the code given by Rob above.
 
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