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Java Java Basics Perfecting the Prototype Parsing Integers

Sam Ford
Sam Ford
2,633 Points

Some messages have been simplified; recompile with -Xdiags:verbose to get full output

I am getting the error

TreeStory.java:16: error: incompatible types: String cannot be converted to boolean
String ageAsString = console.readline("How old are you? ");
^
Note: Some messages have been simplified; recompile with -Xdiags:verbose to get full o utput
1 error

my code looks like this:

String ageAsString = console.readline("How old are you? "); int age = Integer.parseInt(ageAsString); if (age < 13) { //Insert exit code console.printf("Sorry you must be atleast 13 to use this programme.\n"); System.exit(0); }

is there anything wrong!?

1 Answer

Allan Clark
Allan Clark
10,810 Points

Looks like the line needs to be capitalized on your readLine(); method call.