how to make a hollow square of asterisks by entering a size of side by user,
for example if 4 is entered then, it will be print,

* * * *
*     *
*     *
* * * *      of 4*4.

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With a Scanner or InputStreamReader and a for loop and an if statement with one else if and an else.

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