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public class OverlappingFileLockException
extends IllegalStateException

   ↳ java.lang.Throwable
     ↳ java.lang.Exception
       ↳ java.lang.RuntimeException
         ↳ java.lang.IllegalStateException
           ↳ java.nio.channels.OverlappingFileLockException

Unchecked exception thrown when an attempt is made to acquire a lock on a region of a file that overlaps a region already locked by the same Java virtual machine, or when another thread is already waiting to lock an overlapping region of the same file.


Public constructors


Constructs an instance of this class.

Inherited methods

From class java.lang.Throwable
From class java.lang.Object

Public constructors


Added in API level 1
OverlappingFileLockException ()

Constructs an instance of this class.

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