JavaTM 2 Platform
Standard Ed. 5.0
Class EOFException

  extended by java.lang.Throwable
      extended by java.lang.Exception
          extended by
              extended by
All Implemented Interfaces:

public class EOFException
extends IOException

Signals that an end of file or end of stream has been reached unexpectedly during input.

This exception is mainly used by data input streams to signal end of stream. Note that many other input operations return a special value on end of stream rather than throwing an exception.

See Also:
DataInputStream, IOException, Serialized Form

Constructor Summary
          Constructs an EOFException with null as its error detail message.
EOFException(String s)
          Constructs an EOFException with the specified detail message.
Method Summary
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Throwable
fillInStackTrace, getCause, getLocalizedMessage, getMessage, getStackTrace, initCause, printStackTrace, printStackTrace, printStackTrace, setStackTrace, toString
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait

Constructor Detail


public EOFException()
Constructs an EOFException with null as its error detail message.


public EOFException(String s)
Constructs an EOFException with the specified detail message. The string s may later be retrieved by the Throwable.getMessage() method of class java.lang.Throwable.

s - the detail message.

JavaTM 2 Platform
Standard Ed. 5.0

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