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String creation

asha Pawaskar
Greenhorn

Joined: Jun 25, 2010
Posts: 7
hi

what is the difference between

String s = "abc"; and
String s = new String("abc");
Christophe Verré
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Joined: Nov 24, 2005
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Check this Journal article.


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