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Unformatted text preview: name as the package Ie. The physical setup must match the logical o Unless declared private, classes, methods, and variables are accessible to all code in the package i.e have package visibility or package scope o To access public classes, methods, and variables in another package, you can: Use the fully qualified name Eg: Geometry.Point myPoint; Import part or all of a package, and use the simple name eg: import Geometry.*; ... Point myPoint; o The use of packages solves most naming conflicts A package creates a unique namespace Two or more classes can have the same name if they belong to different packages i.e. are in different namespaces java.lang.Point and java.util.Point can both exist If no package declaration is used, an unnamed package is used by default READINGS AND EXERCISES Sections 8.2 and 5.4...
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