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added in API level 1

AccessControlException

public class AccessControlException
extends SecurityException

java.lang.Object
   ↳ java.lang.Throwable
     ↳ java.lang.Exception
       ↳ java.lang.RuntimeException
         ↳ java.lang.SecurityException
           ↳ java.security.AccessControlException


This exception is thrown by the AccessController to indicate that a requested access (to a critical system resource such as the file system or the network) is denied.

The reason to deny access can vary. For example, the requested permission might be of an incorrect type, contain an invalid value, or request access that is not allowed according to the security policy. Such information should be given whenever possible at the time the exception is thrown.

Summary

Public constructors

AccessControlException(String s)

Constructs an AccessControlException with the specified, detailed message.

AccessControlException(String s, Permission p)

Constructs an AccessControlException with the specified, detailed message, and the requested permission that caused the exception.

Public methods

Permission getPermission()

Gets the Permission object associated with this exception, or null if there was no corresponding Permission object.

Inherited methods

Public constructors

AccessControlException

added in API level 1
public AccessControlException (String s)

Constructs an AccessControlException with the specified, detailed message.

Parameters
s String: the detail message.

AccessControlException

added in API level 1
public AccessControlException (String s, 
                Permission p)

Constructs an AccessControlException with the specified, detailed message, and the requested permission that caused the exception.

Parameters
s String: the detail message.

p Permission: the permission that caused the exception.

Public methods

getPermission

added in API level 1
public Permission getPermission ()

Gets the Permission object associated with this exception, or null if there was no corresponding Permission object.

Returns
Permission the Permission object.