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*ANSWERED* Simple C++ question: friends and inheritance

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Suppose I have 3 classes: A, B, and C. B is publicly derived from A, and C says A is a friend class. So far, everything looks like so:
class A

class B : public A

class C
      friend class A;

My question is: can class B access the private members in class C? [Edited by - Andorien on June 23, 2007 9:08:06 PM]

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