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Joined: Feb 15, 2008
Mar 16, 2008 19:09:00
what's meant by insert a linebreak - is that just inserting a blank line like this System.out.println(); ??
Joined: Jan 19, 2001
Mar 16, 2008 19:49:00
"Insert a line break" means you've come to the end of a line and you want to start a new one.
Why not give it a try... what do you see when you use the methods System.out.print or System.out.println ?
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[ March 16, 2008: Message edited by: Pauline McNamara ]
Marilyn de Queiroz
Joined: Jul 22, 2000
Mar 17, 2008 01:02:00
A "line break" means that you stop printing on the same line and go to the next line. Usually the next line is not blank, although it can be.
gives you a different result (no line break) than
(a break at the end of each printed line)??
Notice how "line break" is used in context in the
write data out
[ March 17, 2008: Message edited by: Marilyn de Queiroz ]
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