JavaTM 2 Platform
Standard Ed. 5.0

Class TimeoutException

  extended by java.lang.Throwable
      extended by java.lang.Exception
          extended by java.util.concurrent.TimeoutException
All Implemented Interfaces:

public class TimeoutException
extends Exception

Exception thrown when a blocking operation times out. Blocking operations for which a timeout is specified need a means to indicate that the timeout has occurred. For many such operations it is possible to return a value that indicates timeout; when that is not possible or desirable then TimeoutException should be declared and thrown.

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Serialized Form

Constructor Summary
          Constructs a TimeoutException with no specified detail message.
TimeoutException(String message)
          Constructs a TimeoutException 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 TimeoutException()
Constructs a TimeoutException with no specified detail message.


public TimeoutException(String message)
Constructs a TimeoutException with the specified detail message.

message - the detail message

JavaTM 2 Platform
Standard Ed. 5.0

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