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Chandra Moulee

Joined: Sep 26, 2005
Posts: 16
I have the StringTokenizer class.I create an StringTokenizer object.This is what i do.
String s="a,,,b";
StringTokenizer s1=new StringTokenizer(s,",");
It should give me 5tokens.But it is giving me only 1.
,,, should be treated as null rite.

Paul Sturrock

Joined: Apr 14, 2004
Posts: 10336

No, that will give you two tokens ("a" and "b").

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Seb Mathe
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Joined: Sep 28, 2005
Posts: 225
If you're JDK version is >1.4 it's better to use String's split method :
"a,,,,b".split(",") will return an array of 5 String objs.
[ September 29, 2005: Message edited by: Seb Mathe ]

Regards,<br />Seb<br /> <br />SCJP 1.4
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