public class ClassNotFoundException extends ReflectiveOperationException
forNamemethod in class
findSystemClassmethod in class
loadClassmethod in class
but no definition for the class with the specified name could be found.
As of release 1.4, this exception has been retrofitted to conform to
the general purpose exception-chaining mechanism. The "optional exception
that was raised while loading the class" that may be provided at
construction time and accessed via the
getException() method is
now known as the cause, and may be accessed via the
Throwable.getCause() method, as well as the aforementioned "legacy method."
|Modifier and Type||Method||Description|
Returns the cause of this exception (the exception that was raised if an error occurred while attempting to load the class; otherwise
Returns the exception that was raised if an error occurred while attempting to load the class.
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait
ClassNotFoundExceptionwith no detail message.
public ClassNotFoundException(String s)
ClassNotFoundExceptionwith the specified detail message.
s- the detail message.
ClassNotFoundExceptionwith the specified detail message and optional exception that was raised while loading the class.
s- the detail message
ex- the exception that was raised while loading the class
public Throwable getException()
This method predates the general-purpose exception chaining facility.
Throwable.getCause() method is now the preferred means of
obtaining this information.
Exceptionthat was raised while loading a class
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