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Why two types of String creation.

 
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Hi,

Can any one tell me why Java provides two types of string Creation?

1. String s = "abc";
2. String s1 = new String("abc");

1. String s = "abc"; --- Will create the string object or literal. But why Java provides this way of creating the String.
This way of creating an Object is only with String class not with any other Class.

Thanks,
Regards,
Amit
 
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Strangely enough that question (or one very similar to it) was asked earlier today. There are some useful links from that thread that should explain more.
 
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And that is why Please SearchFirst
 
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. . . and welcome to the Ranch

There are lots of ways to create a String, not only two.
 
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