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Character.Subset

public static class Character.Subset
extends Object

java.lang.Object
   ↳ java.lang.Character.Subset


Instances of this class represent particular subsets of the Unicode character set. The only family of subsets defined in the Character class is Character.UnicodeBlock. Other portions of the Java API may define other subsets for their own purposes.

Summary

Protected constructors

Character.Subset(String name)

Constructs a new Subset instance.

Public methods

final boolean equals(Object obj)

Compares two Subset objects for equality.

final int hashCode()

Returns the standard hash code as defined by the Object.hashCode() method.

final String toString()

Returns the name of this subset.

Inherited methods

Protected constructors

Character.Subset

added in API level 1
protected Character.Subset (String name)

Constructs a new Subset instance.

Parameters
name String: The name of this subset

Throws
NullPointerException if name is null

Public methods

equals

added in API level 1
public final boolean equals (Object obj)

Compares two Subset objects for equality. This method returns true if and only if this and the argument refer to the same object; since this method is final, this guarantee holds for all subclasses.

Parameters
obj Object: the reference object with which to compare.

Returns
boolean true if this object is the same as the obj argument; false otherwise.

hashCode

added in API level 1
public final int hashCode ()

Returns the standard hash code as defined by the Object.hashCode() method. This method is final in order to ensure that the equals and hashCode methods will be consistent in all subclasses.

Returns
int a hash code value for this object.

toString

added in API level 1
public final String toString ()

Returns the name of this subset.

Returns
String a string representation of the object.