Java™ Platform
Standard Ed. 6

Class BadLocationException

  extended by java.lang.Throwable
      extended by java.lang.Exception
          extended by javax.swing.text.BadLocationException
All Implemented Interfaces:

public class BadLocationException
extends Exception

This exception is to report bad locations within a document model (that is, attempts to reference a location that doesn't exist).

Warning: Serialized objects of this class will not be compatible with future Swing releases. The current serialization support is appropriate for short term storage or RMI between applications running the same version of Swing. As of 1.4, support for long term storage of all JavaBeansTM has been added to the java.beans package. Please see XMLEncoder.

Constructor Summary
BadLocationException(String s, int offs)
          Creates a new BadLocationException object.
Method Summary
 int offsetRequested()
          Returns the offset into the document that was not legal.
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 BadLocationException(String s,
                            int offs)
Creates a new BadLocationException object.

s - a string indicating what was wrong with the arguments
offs - offset within the document that was requested >= 0
Method Detail


public int offsetRequested()
Returns the offset into the document that was not legal.

the offset >= 0

Java™ Platform
Standard Ed. 6

Submit a bug or feature
For further API reference and developer documentation, see Java SE Developer Documentation. That documentation contains more detailed, developer-targeted descriptions, with conceptual overviews, definitions of terms, workarounds, and working code examples.

Copyright © 1993, 2010, Oracle and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.