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Dear Friends,

While implementing an interface is it possible to give the implemented method as final in the implementing class?





Because in the eclipse editor this is not giving any compiler error. If this is possible why this is allowed?

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Vijay
 
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Why wouldn't it be allowed?
 
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interface methods are implicitly public / abstract. So i couldn't understand the concept of allowing final in the implementation of public / abstract method.


Kindly provide me a clarification.

Thank you very much.

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Vijay
 
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They're abstract in the interface. As soon as they are implemented they are no longer abstract in the implementing class.
 
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