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Java Varargs Tester

Java Varargs Tester

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Java 1.5 'Tiger': A Developer's Notebook (O'Reilly) 
by Brett McLaughlin and David Flanagan.
ISBN: 0-596-00738-8

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import java.util.LinkedList;
import java.util.List;

public class VarargsTester {

  public VarargsTester() {

  private int[] getListOfNumbers() {
    int[] numbers = new int[] {0, 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 9, 7, 5, 3, 1};
    return numbers;

  private String print(Object... values) {
    StringBuilder sb = new StringBuilder();
    for (Object o : values) {
        .append(" ");
    return sb.toString();

  public void testMaxMethod(PrintStream out) throws IOException {
    int[] numbers = getListOfNumbers();

    int max = MathUtils.max(numbers);
    out.println("Max of list is: " + max);

  public void testPrintMethod(PrintStream out) throws IOException {
    out.println(print("foo", 23, -12, 1.23, getListOfNumbers()));

  public void testArrayArgs(PrintStream out) throws IOException {
    Object[] obj = new String[] {"Hello", "to", "all", "of", "you"};

    out.printf("%s\n", obj);
    out.printf("%s\n", (Object)obj);

  public static void main(String[] args) {
    try {
      VarargsTester tester = new VarargsTester();

    } catch (IOException e) {


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