# ACCEPTED JAVA solution WITHOUT dummy head, is it good enough?

• ``````public class Solution {
public ListNode reverseBetween(ListNode head, int m, int n) {
}
ListNode mnode = head; //find m node: the node which rotation will start at
ListNode mprev = null; // previous node to mnode
if(m == 1){ //if m== 1 that means rotation node is at beginning of list
mprev = null;
}
else{
for(int i = 1; i < m; i++){
mprev = mnode;
mnode = mnode.next;
}
}
ListNode nnode = mnode; //n node which is the node that rotation will end at
ListNode nnext = null;
for(int i = m; i < n; i++){ //loop to find nnode and the node next to it
nnode = nnode.next;
nnext = nnode.next;
}
int j = n-m;
while(j > 0){ //loop to start reversing
ListNode temp2 = null;
//if condition to manage head, if mprev is null meaning m starts at head of the list, we need to keep changing head position with every loop
if(mprev == null){
temp2 = mnode.next;
}
else{ // else head position will not change
mprev.next = mnode.next;
temp2 = mprev.next;
}
ListNode temp = mnode;
nnode.next = temp;
temp.next = nnext;
nnext = mnode;
mnode = temp2;

j--;
}