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difference between using tokenizing, split

avishek bose
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Joined: Oct 12, 2011
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hi ,

Ca anyone tell me the difference between the tokenzer and split() applied to string and when to use them

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Winston Gutkowski
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avishek bose wrote:Ca anyone tell me the difference between the tokenzer and split() applied to string and when to use them

This from the StringTokenizer class API documentation:
"StringTokenizer is a legacy class that is retained for compatibility reasons although its use is discouraged in new code. It is recommended that anyone seeking this functionality use the split method of String or the java.util.regex package instead."

Winston


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