What is an externalizable interface?

Sharad Jaiswal
Sharad Jaiswal

Posted On: Feb 22, 2018

 

The externalizable interface is a special type of interface that enables the user to define personalized rules and mechanisms for the purpose of serialization. Users can create their own contracts as well as protocols for serialization. This gives the power of deciding what to store and what not to store in the stream. Here, the user has to mention what they can put in the program as fields and variables explicitly.

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