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Java Java Basics Perfecting the Prototype Looping until the value passes

Please tell me what is wrong with my code.

when I go to preview it JavaTester.java:119: error: cannot find symbol String response = console.readline ("Do you understand do while loops?"); ^ symbol: method readline(String) location: variable console of type MockConsole 1 error

// I have initialized a java.io.Console for you. It is in a variable named console.
String response =  console.readline ("Do you understand do while loops?");

1 Answer

Mark Sebeck
Mark Sebeck
Treehouse Moderator 32,424 Points

Hi gdubyah. I had to stare at this one for awhile. Don't forget methods in Java are in camel case and case sensitive. So the method you want is readLine(). Good luck and keep at it!!