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equal AND ==

 
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can any body explain the reason for this out put

class Ax{
public static void main(String []as){

Integer a=11;
float d=11.f;
System.out.println(a.equals(d));
System.out.println(a==d);
}
}

OUTPUT
false
true
 
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For the first case... The equals() methods compares type. And boxing a float creates a Float object.

For the second case... When a primative is compared with an wrapper object, the wrapper object is unboxed for the comparison.

Henry
 
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