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Java Java Objects Meet Objects Final

Kortney Field
Kortney Field
14,082 Points

what is %n again?

Just need a explanation reminder of what is %n and how is it different from %s.

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
208,474 Points

Those are both placeholder tokens used in output formatting. The "%s" represents a string to be substituted using a value from another argument, and "%n" represents a line separator (new line).

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
208,474 Points

The online documentation says that "%n" is a platform-independent newline.
"You should always use %n, rather than \n."