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From Matt Benson <gudnabr...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [Lang] Pair toString
Date Mon, 11 Apr 2011 14:14:40 GMT
On Mon, Apr 11, 2011 at 9:06 AM, Gary Gregory <garydgregory@gmail.com> wrote:
> Also:
>
> Why go through this complicated code path:
>
> StringBuilder builder = new StringBuilder(ClassUtils.getShortClassName(this,
> null));
>
> instead of the simpler:
>
> StringBuilder builder = new StringBuilder(this.getClass().getSimpleName());
>
> ?

Because I've been working with reflection so long #getSimpleName()
didn't exist when I first became familiar with the reflection APIs.
:P

Matt

>
> Thank you,
> Gary
>
> On Mon, Apr 11, 2011 at 10:00 AM, Gary Gregory <garydgregory@gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> Hi All:
>>
>> I added a test to verify the default Pair toString behavior.
>>
>> For me to replace our custom Pair class at work, I need to customize the to
>> String behavior.
>>
>> Subclassing ImmutablePair and MutablePair to override toString smells
>> nasty.
>>
>> What about adding a formatString ivar which will be used with the
>> String.format API?
>>
>> --
>> Thank you,
>> Gary
>>
>> http://garygregory.wordpress.com/
>> http://garygregory.com/
>> http://people.apache.org/~ggregory/
>> http://twitter.com/GaryGregory
>>
>
>
>
> --
> Thank you,
> Gary
>
> http://garygregory.wordpress.com/
> http://garygregory.com/
> http://people.apache.org/~ggregory/
> http://twitter.com/GaryGregory
>

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