Class UnknownEntityException

All Implemented Interfaces:
Direct Known Subclasses:
UnknownAnnotationValueException, UnknownDirectiveException, UnknownElementException, UnknownTypeException
public class UnknownEntityException
extends RuntimeException

Superclass of exceptions which indicate that an unknown kind of entity was encountered. This situation can occur if the language evolves and new kinds of constructs are introduced. Subclasses of this exception may be thrown by visitors to indicate that the visitor was created for a prior version of the language.

API Note:
A common superclass for exceptions specific to different kinds of unknown entities allows a single catch block to easily provide uniform handling of those related conditions.
See Also:
UnknownElementException, UnknownAnnotationValueException, UnknownTypeException, Serialized Form

Constructor Summary

Modifier Constructor Description
protected UnknownEntityException​(String message)

Creates a new UnknownEntityException with the specified detail message.

Method Summary

Methods declared in class java.lang.Throwable

addSuppressed, fillInStackTrace, getCause, getLocalizedMessage, getMessage, getStackTrace, getSuppressed, initCause, printStackTrace, printStackTrace, printStackTrace, setStackTrace, toString

Methods declared in class java.lang.Object

clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait

Constructor Detail


protected UnknownEntityException​(String message)

Creates a new UnknownEntityException with the specified detail message.

message - the detail message