How to find if a pathname is a directory in java?

Below java code shows how to find whether the specified path is directory or file –

 * Created on 03-2012 Copyright(c) All Rights Reserved.
package com.kodehelp.javaio;


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 * Date: 03/05/2012
public class IsDirectoryDemo {

	public static void main(String[] args) {
		File file = new File("/home/kodehelp/");

        // To check whether the path is directory or file, you need to call 
        // isDirectory() method of the File class.
        if (file.isDirectory()) {
            System.out.println("This file is a kodehelp directory.");
        } else {
            System.out.println("This is just a kodehelp file.");



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