This week's book giveaway is in the Mac OS forum. We're giving away four copies of a choice of "Take Control of Upgrading to Yosemite" or "Take Control of Automating Your Mac" and have Joe Kissell on-line! See this thread for details.
Why are you catching an exception with a lot of detail information most importantly its type), then wrap it in a generic Exception? Just don't catch the exception and let the method simply throw it:
Moving to Beginning Java.