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File IO

nikhil nandu

Joined: Jan 10, 2001
Posts: 4
Given method which extracts and returns file extension from the
given file name:
static String getName(String s) {
int n = s.indexOf('.');
return s.substring(n); }
Which of the following statements are true?
A. This method always returns a wrong extension
B. This method may return a wrong extension under certain
C. This method may throw unchecked exception
D. This method works fine
Please help.
Bin Wu
Ranch Hand

Joined: Jan 03, 2001
Posts: 32
I think the ans should be 'a'.
Because the code return the extension name and '.', so right code should be:
return s.substring( n+1 );
hope to help you.
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