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    Default Post by Joshua Bloch

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    Default Re: Post by Joshua Bloch

    Quote Originally Posted by SurfMan View Post
    After about 5 minutes of looking at overloading in the JLS I came to the conclusion that float was more specific than double. When I checked the actual answer they seemed to say the same thing (but I stopped reading at that point because the answer was getting rather long winded so I may have missed a finer detail or a totally different conclusion). I figure I will never fully know Java (or any other programming language) no matter how long I participate. There are just too many subtleties.

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