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.
Strings are not compared using "==", they're compared using the "equals" method. "==" tests the equality of the two String references, not the equality of the string contents. [ October 25, 2006: Message edited by: Ulf Dittmer ]