The description of JSR 51 (http://jcp.org/en/jsr/detail?id=51) indicates that a simple printf-style formatting facility was proposed for inclusion in NIO. If you’re familiar with the C language, you’ve probably worked with the printf() family of functions that support formatted output.
Format Output Decimal Number String Format Call Attempt Output String
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