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From "Michael A. Smith" <...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [lang] NullArgumentException?
Date Sat, 29 Jun 2002 19:27:46 GMT
On Sat, 29 Jun 2002, Stephen Colebourne wrote:
> I would like to add a NullArgumentException class to the lang.exceptions
> package.
> 
> It would be a subclass of IllegalArgumentException.
> It would be thrown when null is passed in as an argument when it shouldn't
> be.
> 
> Any objections?

That's what java.lang.NullPointerException is for.  "Applications should
throw instances of this class to indicate other illegal uses of the null
object."

michael


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