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iOS Build an Interactive Story App with Swift 2 Creating the User Interface Programmatically Page Controllers

Paul M
Paul M
16,370 Points

What does the keyword super do in front of the init?

I was wondering about the tutorial and what the super did to the init and what would happen if the super was not there.

1 Answer

Anthony Mikhail
Anthony Mikhail
9,942 Points

The super keyword notifies the compiler to run the initializer of the super class, so you don't need to rewrite the original initializer implementation.