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Use of shift operators in Java

Debopam Poddar
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Can you please expalin me the practical use of Java shift operators (>> , <<). When to use these operators and why?
Campbell Ritchie
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Try this old thread. If you need more information, ask again
Seetharaman Venkatasamy
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shift operators are use in Integer arithmetic calculation to make fast calculation.

Have a look the source code of java.util.Integer . this class uses shift operators much.
 
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