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Hi to all,
I have a little problem. I use a map of type ConcurrentHashMap to store old filenames and renamed filenames
e.g. Map<String,String> renameMap =......
What i want is how could i delete some key-values in my map(based on some criteria)?Not all.

Thanks in advance
 
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If you don't have the key strings that you want to remove, you can obtain an iterator() from the Map and remove mappings selectively as you iterate through all mappings.
 
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Ulf Dittmer wrote:you can obtain an iterator() from the Map


Through its entrySet() method yes. Map doesn't have an iterator() method itself (although maybe it should have...).
 
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And welcome to the Ranch
 
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Thank you all!
 
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