JavaTM 2 Platform
Standard Ed. 5.0

Class OutOfMemoryError

  extended by java.lang.Throwable
      extended by java.lang.Error
          extended by java.lang.VirtualMachineError
              extended by java.lang.OutOfMemoryError
All Implemented Interfaces:

public class OutOfMemoryError
extends VirtualMachineError

Thrown when the Java Virtual Machine cannot allocate an object because it is out of memory, and no more memory could be made available by the garbage collector.

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Serialized Form

Constructor Summary
          Constructs an OutOfMemoryError with no detail message.
OutOfMemoryError(String s)
          Constructs an OutOfMemoryError with the specified detail message.
Method Summary
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Throwable
fillInStackTrace, getCause, getLocalizedMessage, getMessage, getStackTrace, initCause, printStackTrace, printStackTrace, printStackTrace, setStackTrace, toString
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait

Constructor Detail


public OutOfMemoryError()
Constructs an OutOfMemoryError with no detail message.


public OutOfMemoryError(String s)
Constructs an OutOfMemoryError with the specified detail message.

s - the detail message.

JavaTM 2 Platform
Standard Ed. 5.0

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