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upper/lower case question

choubix alex

Joined: Dec 25, 2009
Posts: 22

I've understood how to display decimals and change strings to upper/lower case (so many online resources on Java!)

I was wondering what should be best in the following code where I convert a string to:
1st character: upper string, subsequent characters, lower case. (line 25, first block of code)

the code is quite lengthy...

instead of calling "myaccount.GetAnyVariableNameHere" in the out.println(), shall I create a variable and call it ?
if so: should the name be the same as in the setter/getter or different?



Wouter Oet
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Joined: Oct 25, 2008
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Almost all of your code is irrelevant for your question. I would just create a capitalize function:

"Any fool can write code that a computer can understand. Good programmers write code that humans can understand." --- Martin Fowler
Please correct my English.
Jelle Klap

Joined: Mar 10, 2008
Posts: 1891

Or, if you don't mind the dependency, you could use the StringUtils class of the Apache Commons library.
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