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? about System.out.read()

Paul LaBrier
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Joined: Apr 08, 2002
Posts: 21
I have a simple console application that I need to insert a pause in.
Basically I am wanting a "press any key to continu" type thing.
I thought that I should be able to do it with:
System.out.read()
but I cannot seem to get it to work.
I tried searching the internet and could find very little on this topic.
Any suggestions?
Paul LaBrier
Snigdha Solanki
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Joined: Sep 07, 2000
Posts: 128
Try this

The program will print Hello and then pause for user input. If you hit the enter key "World" will get printed on screen.
Hope this helps.


Snigdha<br />Sun Certified Programmer for the Java™ 2 Platform
 
 
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