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Cast from StringBuffer to String

Reggie McDougal
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Joined: Sep 27, 2004
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How do I cast a stringBuffer to a string?




Is the is right way to go?

Matt


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Andrew Eccleston
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Joined: Jul 07, 2004
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You will want to use the append() method of StringBuffer when adding to string data in a StringBuffer object. Then, call StringBuffer's toString() method to return the entire contents as a string value.



To be honest, the biggest thing you can do to help yourself out, is to familiarize yourself with the api documentation at http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.5.0/docs/api/. The StringBuffer class is in the java.lang package (on the left side).

andrew

[ December 02, 2004: Message edited by: Andrew Eccleston ]
[ December 02, 2004: Message edited by: Andrew Eccleston ]

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