public interface ClassPath
ClassPathis an interface implemented by objects representing a class search path.
ClassPooluses those objects for reading class files.
The users can define a class implementing this interface so that a class file is obtained from a non-standard source.
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This method is invoked when the
Returns the uniform resource locator (URL) of the class file with the specified name.
Opens a class file.
java.io.InputStream openClassfile(java.lang.String classname) throws NotFoundException
This method can return null if the specified class file is not found. If null is returned, the next search path is examined. However, if an error happens, this method must throw an exception so that the search will be terminated.
This method should not modify the contents of the class file.
java.net.URL find(java.lang.String classname)
classname- a fully-qualified class name.
ClassPathobject is detached from the search path. It will be an empty method in most of classes.
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