[Mono-devel-list] overriding return type
Alan.Jenkins at phonecoop.coop
Sun Jul 27 05:59:15 EDT 2003
Someone else is on my side! Thanks Tum. Its useful to know what its called -
telepathy isn't yet one of Googles features. The link you posted is just one
bug-page among 8 on the same site that request covariant methods, and one
page claims that the Java Virtual Machine allows it, but the current Java
compiler doesn't - just like C# and CIL.
Many thanks to Jacob Eggleston for showing me a solution. It looks promising
- I'll have to think about it. Gut feeling is that this is just a
workaround, but I try not to place too much weight on my instincts.
Note that the proposed solution doesn't work in java, because all methods are
I guess this thread is finished then, unless someone else feels strongly
enough to write a patch. I'll have a look at the C# compiler source, but I
can't promise anything. At least the its not changing too often now.
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