How to Force Parsing to BigDecimal with Oracle JDK

import static java.lang.System.out;

import java.text.DecimalFormat;

public final class DecimalFormatSample {

  public static void main(final String[] args) throws Exception {
    final DecimalFormat format = new DecimalFormat();


    out.println(format.parse("0").getClass().getName()); // always prints java.math.BigDecimal


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