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Why was the String class made Immutable?

Pinki Roy
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Joined: May 16, 2008
Posts: 22
Hi All,

I want to know why any class is made Immutable?
What are the points considered before making a class Immutable?

Also why is the String class made Immutble?


Regards,

Pinki
Stephan van Hulst
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