In short – no, and as I’ve seen people get baffled by that more then once – and the interesting effects that occur when programmers assume that it works, here’s a short explanation of what is multi-dispatch and why it doesn’t work in Java.
Archive for January, 2008
There’s a lot of Wii hacks going around (mostly by this guy) – which I’ve mostly managed to ignore, but this last one is so cool. You wouldn’t think so just reading the title, but watch the video:
This is definitely cool, and as Johnny Lee says – if any Nintendo Wii developer is watching this: bring on the games!
(I’m not buying a Wii just yet, but if a game that uses this technique comes out, I’d be hard pressed not to buy one).