Comparing Strings and Portions of Strings in Java

Java 8Object Oriented ProgrammingProgramming

Following is an example which compares Strings and portion of strings in Java? Explain with an example.


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public class StringDemo {
   public static void main(String[] args) {
      String str1 = "tutorials point";
      String str2 = str1.substring(10);
      int result = str1.compareTo(str2);

      // prints the return value of the comparison
      if (result < 0) {
         System.out.println("str1 is greater than str2");
      } else if (result == 0) {
         System.out.println("str1 is equal to str2");
      } else {
         System.out.println("str1 is less than str2");


str1 is less than str2
Published on 09-Feb-2018 13:37:12