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Help regarding comparison of a string value with a String stored in database

shobha devi
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Joined: Mar 11, 2009
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I have a table in oracle that contains a string. I retrieve the value and store it in a string variable. Now when i compare the retrieved value with another string using ".equalsIgnoreCase" the result returned is always false.

Can anybody suggest a method to accomplish my requirement
Rajkamal Pillai
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Joined: Mar 02, 2005
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Hello,

I assume that you must have verified that both the String being compared are the same. You might just want to do a .trim() on the objects to remove any leading or trailing whitespace from them before you do an equals() nor an equalsIgnoreCase().

Cheers,
Raj.
 
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