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Thread: :mad:[help!]what happened to the '\n'!!

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    Angry [solved][help!]what happened to the '\n'!!

    import java.util.Formatter;
    import java.io.File;
    import java.io.FileNotFoundException;

    public class EgWriteToFile1
    {
    public static void main(String[] args)
    throws FileNotFoundException
    {
    Formatter out = new Formatter(new File("out.output"));
    out.format("Hi, %4d and %6.2f \n",12, 5.6343);
    out.format("Write string %s \n","Hello");
    out.close();
    System.out.println("Done");
    }
    }

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    Hi, guys.
    I ran the code, then in the generated file. I can only find
    ==================================

    Hi, 12 and 5.63 Write string Hello

    ==================================
    could someone told me what happened to the red parts in the codes?

    Thank you!
    Last edited by Codeguess; January 2nd, 2011 at 08:44 AM.


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    Default Re: :mad:[help!]what happened to the '\n'!!

    btw, i'm a totally fresh... just start JAVA coding yesterday... :-D

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    Default Re: :mad:[help!]what happened to the '\n'!!

    I have no problems. What are you using to view your output file?

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    Smile Re: :mad:[help!]what happened to the '\n'!!

    Quote Originally Posted by JavaHater View Post
    I have no problems. What are you using to view your output file?
    I used notepad... And it should be the reason for this problem.

    Now the question is almost solved, because when i copy the result to somewhere else, then I can see that '\n' works.

    XDD

    Thank you ~

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    Default Re: :mad:[help!]what happened to the '\n'!!

    Quote Originally Posted by Codeguess View Post
    I used notepad... And it should be the reason for this problem.

    Now the question is almost solved, because when i copy the result to somewhere else, then I can see that '\n' works.

    XDD

    Thank you ~
    Wow mate there is something really really wrong with your computer if you can make notepd to show x.java files.