Checks if the String contains any character in the given set of characters. : String char « Data Type « Java

Checks if the String contains any character in the given set of characters.


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 * <p>Operations on {@link java.lang.String} that are
 * <code>null</code> safe.</p>

 * @see java.lang.String
 * @author <a href="">Apache Jakarta Turbine</a>
 * @author <a href="">Jon S. Stevens</a>
 * @author Daniel L. Rall
 * @author <a href="">Greg Coladonato</a>
 * @author <a href="">Ed Korthof</a>
 * @author <a href="">Rand McNeely</a>
 * @author Stephen Colebourne
 * @author <a href="">Fredrik Westermarck</a>
 * @author Holger Krauth
 * @author <a href="">Alexander Day Chaffee</a>
 * @author <a href="">Henning P. Schmiedehausen</a>
 * @author Arun Mammen Thomas
 * @author Gary Gregory
 * @author Phil Steitz
 * @author Al Chou
 * @author Michael Davey
 * @author Reuben Sivan
 * @author Chris Hyzer
 * @author Scott Johnson
 * @since 1.0
 * @version $Id: 635447 2008-03-10 06:27:09Z bayard $
public class Main {

  // ContainsAny
   * <p>Checks if the String contains any character in the given
   * set of characters.</p>
   * <p>A <code>null</code> String will return <code>false</code>.
   * A <code>null</code> or zero length search array will return <code>false</code>.</p>
   * <pre>
   * StringUtils.containsAny(null, *)                = false
   * StringUtils.containsAny("", *)                  = false
   * StringUtils.containsAny(*, null)                = false
   * StringUtils.containsAny(*, [])                  = false
   * StringUtils.containsAny("zzabyycdxx",['z','a']) = true
   * StringUtils.containsAny("zzabyycdxx",['b','y']) = true
   * StringUtils.containsAny("aba", ['z'])           = false
   * </pre>
   * @param str  the String to check, may be null
   * @param searchChars  the chars to search for, may be null
   * @return the <code>true</code> if any of the chars are found,
   * <code>false</code> if no match or null input
   * @since 2.4
  public static boolean containsAny(String str, char[] searchChars) {
      if (str == null || str.length() == 0 || searchChars == null || searchChars.length == 0) {
          return false;
      for (int i = 0; i < str.length(); i++) {
          char ch = str.charAt(i);
          for (int j = 0; j < searchChars.length; j++) {
              if (searchChars[j] == ch) {
                  return true;
      return false;
  // Empty checks
   * <p>Checks if a String is empty ("") or null.</p>
   * <pre>
   * StringUtils.isEmpty(null)      = true
   * StringUtils.isEmpty("")        = true
   * StringUtils.isEmpty(" ")       = false
   * StringUtils.isEmpty("bob")     = false
   * StringUtils.isEmpty("  bob  ") = false
   * </pre>
   * <p>NOTE: This method changed in Lang version 2.0.
   * It no longer trims the String.
   * That functionality is available in isBlank().</p>
   * @param str  the String to check, may be null
   * @return <code>true</code> if the String is empty or null
  public static boolean isEmpty(String str) {
      return str == null || str.length() == 0;



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