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Program to find the LONGEST word in an entered String.

Discussion in 'Java' started by angad_aks, Feb 15, 2011.

  1. angad_aks

    angad_aks Banned

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    Code:
    import java.io.*;
    class longwrd
    {
    	public static void main(String args[])throws IOException
    	{
    		String s,str;
    		char b;
    		int c=0,i,l,p=0,max=0;;
    		InputStreamReader x=new InputStreamReader(System.in);
    		BufferedReader y=new BufferedReader(x);
    		System.out.println("ENTER A STRING");
    		s=y.readLine();
    		s=s.concat(" ");
    		l=s.length();
    		for(i=0;i<l;i++)
    		{
    			b=s.charAt(i);
    			if(b!=' ')
    			{
    				c=c+1;
    			}
    			else
    			{
    				if(c>max)
    				{
    					max=c;
    					p=i;
    				}
    				c=0;
    			}
    		}
    		str=s.substring(p-max,p);
    		System.out.println(str+" "+max);
    		}
    		}
    
     
  2. c_user

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    i think this post should not be in queries but in general java programming section.
    still good code going brother.
     
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    1. Comment your code...
    2. Document it..
    3. Make it more readable
     

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