troubleshooting Question

dynamic naming in java - using a variable name to create an instance

Avatar of Ricosta Collins
Ricosta Collins asked on
Java* Object Oriented Programming
2 Comments1 Solution182 ViewsLast Modified:
Dynamically naming new java object.

//An item from a list is selected and stored in the variable departure as a string.

String departure = (String) listOrigin.getSelectedValue();

I want to then use this variable to create an instance in order to access object properties/data.

departure accessData = new departure

Data is stored in a class with the same name as the departure if that makes sense, but in a different package, hence why i need to create an instance. I need to access the data in that departure class.

accessData.get+departure+() //method can then be called so data can be returned

Any ideas ?

Our community of experts have been thoroughly vetted for their expertise and industry experience.

Log in to continue reading
Become an EE member today7-DAY FREE TRIAL
Members can start a 7-Day Free trial then enjoy unlimited access to the platform for $9.99/mo
View membership options
Unlock 1 Answer and 2 Comments.
Learn why we charge membership fees
We get it - no one likes a content blocker. Take one extra minute and find out why we block content.
See how we're fighting big data
The Value of Experts Exchange in My Daily IT Life

Experts Exchange (EE) has become my company's go-to resource to get answers. I've used EE to make decisions, solve problems and even save customers. OutagesIO has been a challenging project and... Keep reading >>


Owner of Outages.IO
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Member Since 2016
Join a full scale community that combines the best parts of other tools into one platform.
Unlock 1 Answer and 2 Comments.
View membership options
“All of life is about relationships, and EE has made a virtual community a real community. It lifts everyone's boat.”
William Peck

Member since 2004