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JAVA GUI Problem

Doug Cates

Joined: Jun 16, 2007
Posts: 7
I am trying to complete an assignment that converts all lower case letters to uppercase in a GUI. This is what I have so far:

I think that I am doing something dumb in the


Any help would be very appreciated.
Ernest Friedman-Hill
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Joined: Jul 08, 2003
Posts: 24189

These three lines:

g.drawString( String s = "The Gators Rule";
String s2 = s.toUpperCase();
System.out.println(s2); 20, 30 );

Look like the victim of a bad cut and paste. The first line is only part of a valid statement; the middle line is a complete valid statement, while the last line is a valid statement follows by what looks like the missing part of the first line.

Now, if this much isn't obvious to you, then it sounds like you have some pretty basic larnin' to do. Do you understand methods, method calls, arguments, stuff like that? If not, then that's where we've got to start.

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Doug Cates

Joined: Jun 16, 2007
Posts: 7
Thanks, you are right. I wrote part of it, got some help and then copied the two together. Been spending too many hours doing this. I figgered it was something simple. Thanks
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