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can anyone explain this try catch

 
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[ August 30, 2003: Message edited by: Parmeet Sarpal ]
 
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Hi Parmeet
I guess that its becasue the the compiler to quite an extent can figure out whether this piece of code is capable of throwing the exception or not. But I guess the complier only checks this for checked exceptions and as Throwable is not a checked exception it does not complains about it.
 
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Hi Anupam,
Your are right. This is a pretty nice explation.
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i agree with Anupam, since Throwable is NOT a checked exception then the compiler will not complain.
 
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