This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
Here is a link to Sun's Java Tutorial The subject certainly comes up in the mock exams. Remember you cannot change a String but you can change the contents of a StringBuffer. Also boolean StringBuffer.equals(Object) inherits Object's version, it does not compare the contents of two StringBuffers. -Barry BTW It may be useful to know that on Sun's site you can search the tutorial. [ September 06, 2002: Message edited by: Barry Gaunt ]