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Brian Lugo
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I have a question relating to the uniqueness of keys in HashMap. I wrote this program and apparently the HashMap seems to be accepting duplicate keys. Could some one please point out what I am doing wrong or if I am missing something?

Mapraputa Is
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Are you sure your equals method should contain "(o instanceof MyType)", not "(o instanceof MyMapKeyType)" ?
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Brian Lugo
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Thanks Mapraputa !
Yep that was it. How foolish of me ...
Why does'nt the compiler correct my foolish mistakes ? No - Just kidding ...
I agree. Here's the link:
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