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a simple question

AJ Smith

Joined: Aug 13, 2003
Posts: 7
how to replace all the string "abc" with a "tab" in string "abcDDDDabcDDDabcDDDDDDDabcD" ?
any suggestion or segment of code is helpful. thanx!
Greg Neef
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SCJP 1.4
Ernest Friedman-Hill
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I think he means a TAB character, not the literal string "tab"; so he ought to use "\t" as the replacement string.

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AJ Smith

Joined: Aug 13, 2003
Posts: 7
Thanx! Greg Neef , Ernest Friedman-Hill .
I agree. Here's the link:
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