Module jdk.compiler

Class Main

java.lang.Object
com.sun.tools.javac.Main

public class Main
extends Object
A legacy programmatic interface for the Java Programming Language compiler, javac. See the jdk.compiler module for details on replacement APIs.
  • Constructor Details

    • Main

      public Main()
  • Method Details

    • main

      public static void main​(String[] args) throws Exception
      Main entry point for the launcher. Note: This method calls System.exit.
      Parameters:
      args - command line arguments
      Throws:
      Exception - only if an uncaught internal exception occurs; just retained for historical compatibility
    • compile

      public static int compile​(String[] args)
      Programmatic interface to the Java Programming Language compiler, javac.
      Parameters:
      args - The command line arguments that would normally be passed to the javac program as described in the man page.
      Returns:
      an integer equivalent to the exit value from invoking javac, see the man page for details.
    • compile

      public static int compile​(String[] args, PrintWriter out)
      Programmatic interface to the Java Programming Language compiler, javac.
      Parameters:
      args - The command line arguments that would normally be passed to the javac program as described in the man page.
      out - PrintWriter to which the compiler's diagnostic output is directed.
      Returns:
      an integer equivalent to the exit value from invoking javac, see the man page for details.