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Identifying Unary minus in calculator, java  RSS feed

Yotam Ohayon
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Hi guys i'm almost done writing my code and i'm stuck with this stupid thing. I can identify cases in which there's a unary minus before brackets (-[4 + 4]). here's my code:

it long i know. Expression object could be a constant, a variable or a function such as MAX{3,2} which is 3. expression() uses a tokenizer i have built to parse text into an expression, and sumExpression() uses expression() to create a new Expression which is a combination of two Expression object according to the right operator.

i hope its clear. as i said before i can't figure out how to identify the unary minus (-[4] would be -4) thing. i didn't put my tokenizer code, didn't think its necessary.


P.S. the order of calculations is defined to be left to right with no regards to type of operator.
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