Class Equals

  extended byjal.strings.Equals
All Implemented Interfaces:

public class Equals
extends Object
implements BinaryPredicate

A function object that represents a binary predicate: tests whether two elements are equal.

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Constructor Summary
Method Summary
 boolean apply(String x, String y)
          Tests whether or not the arguments are equal.
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait

Constructor Detail


public Equals()
Method Detail


public boolean apply(String x,
                     String y)
Tests whether or not the arguments are equal. apply(x, y) is equivalent to x.equals(y).

Specified by:
apply in interface BinaryPredicate
x - First argument
y - Second argument
Result of the binary operation.