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What do things like <T> mean?

 
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Could anyone point me to an explanation of what the <> symbols mean (i.e. Class<T> or Enum<E extends Enum<E>>). Are they to do with vectors, or something else?

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Something else. Look up Java Generics.
 
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Hi ,

This will help
http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.5/pdf/generics-tutorial.pdf
http://stackoverflow.com/questions/6607550/what-does-angle-brackets-mean-in-java


Thanks and Best Regards,
Ankit
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Thank you. Very helpful.
 
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