Java vector or array for string sorting

Posted on 2009-04-14
Last Modified: 2013-11-23
Given vector or array to store strings, which one allows sorting?
Please advise how.
Question by:ksfok
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objects earned 200 total points
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both do. Vector is synchronized while ArrayList is not.
So use ArrayList where only single thread access, asi its faster


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aman123_123 earned 200 total points
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I hope you are refering to ArrayList not array.
Both allow sorting. Sort method is provided in the utility Collections class.
As for arrays, Arrays class has the sort method.

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isarasoo earned 100 total points
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i thinks if you have an array you you can use the static method sort of class a as follows

just a suggestion i havent tested it. so it might not work

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