Every now and then I see "closures" being mentioned, and I tried looking it up but Wiki doesn't give an explanation that I understand. Could someone help me out here?
It is one of the most talked about features planned for Java: Closures. Many of us have been longing for them. Some of us (including I) have grown a bit impatient and have turned to scripting ...
Consider a method m of a class A in an object-oriented language like Java or C++. In the body of the method m it is possible to reference the member variables of the object on which the method is ...