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String array with null or """

Pauline McNamara
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Joined: Jan 19, 2001
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Is there any difference between using null or "" in a String array? (Or null and the equivalent "empty element" in other array types?)
( String[ ] oneExample = { null , "1" , "2" } ) == ( String[ ] anotherExample = { "" , "1" , "2" } ) ?
thanks, Pauline
Johannes de Jong
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Joined: Jan 27, 2001
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Try it and see for yourself
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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