[jdom-interest] Reference comparisons in SAXHandler.startElement

Rosen, Alex arosen at silverstream.com
Tue Mar 13 08:12:25 PST 2001

The first thing that String.equals() does is to see if the two strings are ==
and return true if so. So why not just use .equals()? The cost of the extra
method call will certainly be lost in the noise.


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