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adbob adbob
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Joined: Dec 26, 2002
Posts: 1
Hi any can help me to know how it is printing only
'ABCDEFG' for the below question.
class M{
public static void main (String[] args) {
StringBuffer s1 = new StringBuffer();
s1.ensureCapacity(16);
s1.append("ABCDEFG");
s1.setLength(35);
System.out.print(s1 + "," + s1.capacity());
}
}
Thanks in Advance
Barry Gaunt
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Joined: Aug 03, 2002
Posts: 7729
My old Zen Master asked me once:
"What is the appearence of a null character printing?"
Thankyou for giving me one more opportunity to read the API for StringBuffer.
-Barry
[ January 02, 2003: Message edited by: Barry Gaunt ]

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Rene Larsen
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Joined: Oct 12, 2001
Posts: 1179

When I run the program, the output is:

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