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Class rebelsky.util.ComparableString

java.lang.Object
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   +----rebelsky.util.ComparableString

public class ComparableString
extends Object
implements NewComparable
Strings that we can compare using the lessThan operation.

Copyright (c) 1998 Samuel A. Rebelsky. All rights reserved.

Version:
1.1 of March 1998
Author:
Samuel A. Rebelsky

Constructor Index

o ComparableString(String)
Build a new comparable string based on another string.

Method Index

o equals(Object)
Compare to another object.
o hashCode()
Compute a hash code for the current object.
o lessThan(Comparable)
o lessThan(Object)
Compare the present string to another object.
o toString()
Convert to a string.

Constructors

o ComparableString
 public ComparableString(String str)
Build a new comparable string based on another string.

Methods

o lessThan
 public boolean lessThan(Object other)
Compare the present string to another object. Returns true if the current string is smaller and false otherwise.

o lessThan
 public boolean lessThan(Comparable other)
o toString
 public String toString()
Convert to a string.

Overrides:
toString in class Object
o equals
 public boolean equals(Object other)
Compare to another object.

Overrides:
equals in class Object
o hashCode
 public int hashCode()
Compute a hash code for the current object.

Overrides:
hashCode in class Object

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