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Considering that there is nothing related to 9999.99 in the switch statement, and there are 9999.99 in the if-else statements that follows, I think it is safe to say that you are looking in the wrong place for the issue.
ed spithaler wrote:Every time I enter A to test the switch it prints out 9999.99. I am trying to use charAt(0) which should match case A, but it does not work. Anybody have any ideas? Thanks.
Shamsudeen Akanbi wrote:Hey man! looks like you've not actually initialised the variable "d".
Yes, he has. By making the mistake of using d as a field rather than a local variable, he has initialised it (implicltly) to \0. So it does not == 'R'.
Try changing the value d to a local variable in that method.