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Date: 2012aug1
Language: Java
Level: Beginner

Q.  How can I get the full and basename of a File object?

A.

File file = new File("/tmp/hello.txt"); String full = node.getAbsolutePath(); // Gives "hello.txt" String basename = node.getName(); // Gives "/tmp/hello.txt"