added in API level 1

IncompleteAnnotationException

public class IncompleteAnnotationException
extends RuntimeException

java.lang.Object
   ↳ java.lang.Throwable
     ↳ java.lang.Exception
       ↳ java.lang.RuntimeException
         ↳ java.lang.annotation.IncompleteAnnotationException


Thrown to indicate that a program has attempted to access an element of an annotation type that was added to the annotation type definition after the annotation was compiled (or serialized). This exception will not be thrown if the new element has a default value. This exception can be thrown by the API used to read annotations reflectively.

See also:

Summary

Public constructors

IncompleteAnnotationException(Class<? extends Annotation> annotationType, String elementName)

Constructs an IncompleteAnnotationException to indicate that the named element was missing from the specified annotation type.

Public methods

Class<? extends Annotation> annotationType()

Returns the Class object for the annotation type with the missing element.

String elementName()

Returns the name of the missing element.

Inherited methods

Public constructors

IncompleteAnnotationException

added in API level 1
IncompleteAnnotationException (Class<? extends Annotation> annotationType, 
                String elementName)

Constructs an IncompleteAnnotationException to indicate that the named element was missing from the specified annotation type.

Parameters
annotationType Class: the Class object for the annotation type

elementName String: the name of the missing element

Throws
NullPointerException if either parameter is null

Public methods

annotationType

added in API level 1
Class<? extends Annotation> annotationType ()

Returns the Class object for the annotation type with the missing element.

Returns
Class<? extends Annotation> the Class object for the annotation type with the missing element

elementName

added in API level 1
String elementName ()

Returns the name of the missing element.

Returns
String the name of the missing element