JavaTM 2 Platform
Std. Ed. v1.4.2
Interface URLStreamHandlerFactory

public interface URLStreamHandlerFactory

This interface defines a factory for URL stream protocol handlers.

It is used by the URL class to create a URLStreamHandler for a specific protocol.

See Also:
URL, URLStreamHandler

Method Summary
 URLStreamHandler createURLStreamHandler(String protocol)
          Creates a new URLStreamHandler instance with the specified protocol.

Method Detail


public URLStreamHandler createURLStreamHandler(String protocol)
Creates a new URLStreamHandler instance with the specified protocol.

protocol - the protocol ("ftp", "http", "nntp", etc.).
a URLStreamHandler for the specific protocol.
See Also:

JavaTM 2 Platform
Std. Ed. v1.4.2

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