JavaTM 2 Platform
Standard Ed. 5.0

Class UnknownException

  extended by java.lang.Throwable
      extended by java.lang.Exception
          extended by java.lang.RuntimeException
              extended by org.omg.CORBA.SystemException
                  extended by org.omg.CORBA.portable.UnknownException
All Implemented Interfaces:

public class UnknownException
extends SystemException

The org.omg.CORBA.portable.UnknownException is used for reporting unknown exceptions between ties and ORBs and between ORBs and stubs. It provides a Java representation of an UNKNOWN system exception that has an UnknownExceptionInfo service context. If the CORBA system exception org.omg.CORBA.portable.UnknownException is thrown, then the stub does one of the following: (1) Translates it to org.omg.CORBA.UNKNOWN. (2) Translates it to the nested exception that the UnknownException contains. (3) Passes it on directly to the user.

Field Summary
 Throwable originalEx
          A throwable--the original exception that was wrapped in a CORBA UnknownException.
Fields inherited from class org.omg.CORBA.SystemException
completed, minor
Constructor Summary
UnknownException(Throwable ex)
          Constructs an UnknownException object.
Method Summary
Methods inherited from class org.omg.CORBA.SystemException
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Throwable
fillInStackTrace, getCause, getLocalizedMessage, getMessage, getStackTrace, initCause, printStackTrace, printStackTrace, printStackTrace, setStackTrace
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait

Field Detail


public Throwable originalEx
A throwable--the original exception that was wrapped in a CORBA UnknownException.

Constructor Detail


public UnknownException(Throwable ex)
Constructs an UnknownException object.

ex - a Throwable object--to be wrapped in this exception.

JavaTM 2 Platform
Standard Ed. 5.0

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