March 7, 2001

Misuse of System.exit

The System.exit method forces termination of all threads in the Java virtual machine. This can be drastic. It might, for example, destroy all windows created by the interpreter without giving

How to Prevent a Class From Serialization

The following code prevents classes from serialization: public class MyClass implements Serializable{//you can write your code hereprivate void writeObject(ObjectOutputStream out) throws IOException{ throw new NotSerializableException();}private Object readObject(ObjectInputStream in) throws IOException,ClassNotFoundException{