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Java™ for Programmers: Deitel by Harvey M. Deitel - Deitel & Associates, Inc., Paul J. Deitel - Deitel & Associates, Inc.

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24. Formatted Output

Objectives

In this chapter you’ll learn:

• To understand input and output streams.

• To use printf formatting.

• To print with field widths and precisions.

• To use formatting flags in the printf format string.

• To print with an argument index.

• To output literals and escape sequences.

• To format output with class Formatter.

All the news that’s fit to print.

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What mad pursuit? What struggle to escape?

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Remove not the landmark on the boundary of the fields.

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Outline

24.1   Introduction

24.2   Streams

24.3   Formatting Output with printf

24.4   Printing Integers

24.5   Printing Floating-Point Numbers

24.6   Printing Strings and Characters

24.7   Printing Dates and Times

24.8   Other ...

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