Java long compareUnsigned() method example

HQ » Java Tutorial » java.lang » Long » compareUnsigned(long x, long y)
Java long compareUnsigned() method example 2018-02-16T07:26:15+00:00

java.lang.Long compareUnsigned(long x, long y)

Description

The Long.compareUnsigned(long x, long y) java method Compares two Long objects numerically.

Make a note that the compareUnsigned() method of Long class is static thus it should be accessed statically which means the we would be calling this method in this format:

Long.compareUnsigned(long x, long y)

Non static method is usually called by just declaring method_name(argument) however in this case since the method is static, it should be called by appending the class name as suffix. We will be encountering a compilation problem if we call the java compareUnsigned method non statically.

Method Syntax

public static int compareUnsigned(long x, long y)

Method Argument

Data Type Parameter Description
long x the first long to compare
long y the second long to compare

Method Returns

The compareUnsigned(long x, long y) method of Longclass returns the value 0 if x == y; a value less than 0 if x < y as unsigned values; and a value greater than 0 if x > y as unsigned values

Compatibility

Requires Java 1.8 and up

Java Long compareUnsigned(long x, long y) Example

Below is a simple java example on the usage of compareUnsigned(long x, long y) method of Long class.

Sample Output

Below is the sample output when you run the above example.

Java Long compareUnsigned(long x, long y) example output

Contact Info

Singapore

Our Goal

JavaTutorialHQ aims to to be The Ultimate Guide on Java with hundreds of examples from basic to advance Topics.

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close