ServerSideCat ServerSideCat - 5 months ago 15x
Java Question

Java 8 Stream String Null Or Empty Filter

I've got Google Guava inside Stream:
.filter(entity -> !Strings.isNullOrEmpty(entity.getValue()))
.map(obj -> String.format("%s=%s", obj.getKey(), obj.getValue()))

As you see there is a statement
inside the filter function.

I don't want to use Guava anymore in the project, so I just want to replace it simply by:

string == null || string.length() == 0;

How can I do it more elegant?

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You can write your own predicate:

final Predicate<Map.Entry<?, String>> valueNotNullOrEmpty
    = e -> e.getValue() != null && !e.getValue().isEmpty();

Then just use valueNotNullOrEmpty as your filter argument.