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Checked Exceptions

Matt DeLacey
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Joined: Oct 12, 2000
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Where can one find a list of checked vs. unchecked exceptions...this ALWAYS gets me when trying to decide if an overriding method is legal because I don't know which are checked and which aren't. Thanks.

Ajith Kallambella

Joined: Mar 17, 2000
Posts: 5782
All subclasses of <code>Exception</code> which are not subclasses of <code>RuntimeException</code> are checked exceptions. Java API documentation is the best place to look for the list.
Hope that helps,

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I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Checked Exceptions
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