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Difference between "test".equals(testString) and testString.equals("test")

 
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Hi All,

I was wondering what is the difference between the geeky <b>"test".equals(testString)</b> and a more human <b>testString.equals("test")</b> ?

Thanks for help.

-Ved
 
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The former works even if the variable "testString" is null, while the "more human" version will throw a NullPointerException. Otherwise, that's about it.

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