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Difference between SortedSet and List

 
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They are both ordered collections of elements. What’s the difference?
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Set objects do not allow duplicates and do not maintain their objects in the order they are added. List objects allow duplicates and maintain their objects in the exact order they are added.
You can read more in my series about Collections.
http://www.javaranch.com/newsletter/June2002/newsletterjune2002.jsp#collections
 
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Thanks.
Do you have part 2 of the paper?
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You can see all 4 parts at this page:
http://www.javaranch.com/newsletter.jsp
 
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