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File Creation

Aggarwal Arpit
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File junitOutputDir = new File("logs/", "junit.output");

Can anybody explain what this code is doing?
Maneesh Godbole
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Did you read the File API?

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Zeeshan Sheikh
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A detail explanation of File class.

The Path class is an upgraded version of the well-known class.

Answer to your Question: You are making a new instance of class file. Once you have the File object then you can work on your file.

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It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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