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Thread: Scanning user input text

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    Default Scanning user input text

    Hello! Ive been trying to get user input as a text and then outputting one of 2 answers depending on the input.
    Ive also posted this on stackoverflow.com under the same title, since it may have few answers.

    import java.util.*;
     
    public class kt_3_1 {
    public static void main(String[] args) {
        Scanner scanner = new Scanner(System.in);
        String t;
        System.out.println("Enter the time of year");
        t = scanner.nextLine();
        if ( t.equals("summer") ) {
            System.out.printf("%n%s", t);
        }   else {
        System.out.println("FUUUUUUUu");
        }
    }
    }

    This program compiles but always returns "FUUUUUUUu", even if Id typed "summer". What am i doing wrong?
    Last edited by ma5sacre; January 18th, 2014 at 04:41 AM. Reason: fixed a variable.


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    Default Re: Scanning user input text

    Thanks for mentioning your cross post, but if you provide the link to your stackoverflow question, that would be nice.

    Where does the variable vaheaeg come from?
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    Default Re: Scanning user input text

    Sorry, had to change the code so you guys could understand and I forgot that one. fixing it now.

    --- Update ---

    The problem is now solved.
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