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added in API level 1


public interface FilenameFilter

Instances of classes that implement this interface are used to filter filenames. These instances are used to filter directory listings in the list method of class File, and by the Abstract Window Toolkit's file dialog component.

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abstract boolean accept(File dir, String name)

Tests if a specified file should be included in a file list.

Public methods


added in API level 1
boolean accept (File dir, 
                String name)

Tests if a specified file should be included in a file list.

dir File: the directory in which the file was found.

name String: the name of the file.

boolean true if and only if the name should be included in the file list; false otherwise.

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