Java™ Platform
Standard Ed. 6

Class InterruptedException

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

public class InterruptedException
extends Exception

Thrown when a thread is waiting, sleeping, or otherwise occupied, and the thread is interrupted, either before or during the activity. Occasionally a method may wish to test whether the current thread has been interrupted, and if so, to immediately throw this exception. The following code can be used to achieve this effect:

  if (Thread.interrupted())  // Clears interrupted status!
      throw new InterruptedException();

See Also:
Object.wait(), Object.wait(long), Object.wait(long, int), Thread.sleep(long), Thread.interrupt(), Thread.interrupted(), Serialized Form

Constructor Summary
          Constructs an InterruptedException with no detail message.
InterruptedException(String s)
          Constructs an InterruptedException 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 InterruptedException()
Constructs an InterruptedException with no detail message.


public InterruptedException(String s)
Constructs an InterruptedException with the specified detail message.

s - the detail message.

Java™ Platform
Standard Ed. 6

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