How to cast ArrayList from List

When you do the second one, you’re making a new arraylist, you’re not trying to pretend the other list is an arraylist.

I mean, what if the original list is implemented as a linkedlist, or some custom list? You won’t know. The second approach is preferred if you really need to make an arraylist from the result. But you can just leave it as a list, that’s one of the best advantages of using Interfaces!

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