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String.toBoolean

toBoolean() -> boolean

Description

Convert to Boolean type. Surrounding whitespace is ignored.

The following values are false: '', 'false', 'null', and '0'.

All other values are true.

'1'.toBoolean()  //= true
'0'.toBoolean()  //= false

' true'.toBoolean()   //= true
' false'.toBoolean()  //= false

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