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Exception Question

George Han

Joined: Aug 17, 2005
Posts: 17
Is there an Excetion that means that it is not String? kinda like NumberFormatException?
Rick O'Shay
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Joined: Sep 19, 2004
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Well, NumberFormatException means the string's not a number. Anything can have a string representation so it's not clear what you mean. You can have an empty string or a null string or a non-string in terms of a class other than string. Certainly there is NullPointerException (I guess Java does have pointers) and ClassCastException and IllegalArgumentException (of which NumberFormatException is a family member) but that's about it.
Kudret Serin
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Joined: Aug 02, 2005
Posts: 167

why do you need this Exception?
George Han

Joined: Aug 17, 2005
Posts: 17
Here is my code

Im tryign to loop it but I need to fix a problem When I press 3 after the first time and 3 again it doenst loop correctly.
Ramesh Shanmugam
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Joined: Sep 13, 2004
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Number Format Exception will Mostly occur when you try to convert a string to a integer and if cant convert it to int the Exception will occur.

Ramesh Shanmugam - SCJP 1.5
I agree. Here's the link:
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