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Paul Keohan
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What does the 'Unknown Source' in parentheses mean in the following exception stack?
 
Joel McNary
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It means that there is no debugging information for the stack trace to provide a source code file name and line number for that place in the stack.
 
Cindy Glass
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Typically you get that if the source is JNI or perhaps a Corba Tool, etc.
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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