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25  
26  package java.lang;
27  
28  /**
29   * Thrown to indicate that a method has been passed an illegal or
30   * inappropriate argument.
31   *
32   * @author  unascribed
33   * @since   JDK1.0
34   */
35  public
36  class IllegalArgumentException extends RuntimeException {
37      /**
38       * Constructs an <code>IllegalArgumentException</code> with no
39       * detail message.
40       */
41      public IllegalArgumentException() {
42          super();
43      }
44  
45      /**
46       * Constructs an <code>IllegalArgumentException</code> with the
47       * specified detail message.
48       *
49       * @param   s   the detail message.
50       */
51      public IllegalArgumentException(String s) {
52          super(s);
53      }
54  
55      /**
56       * Constructs a new exception with the specified detail message and
57       * cause.
58       *
59       * <p>Note that the detail message associated with <code>cause</code> is
60       * <i>not</i> automatically incorporated in this exception's detail
61       * message.
62       *
63       * @param  message the detail message (which is saved for later retrieval
64       *         by the {@link Throwable#getMessage()} method).
65       * @param  cause the cause (which is saved for later retrieval by the
66       *         {@link Throwable#getCause()} method).  (A <tt>null</tt> value
67       *         is permitted, and indicates that the cause is nonexistent or
68       *         unknown.)
69       * @since 1.5
70       */
71      public IllegalArgumentException(String message, Throwable cause) {
72          super(message, cause);
73      }
74  
75      /**
76       * Constructs a new exception with the specified cause and a detail
77       * message of <tt>(cause==null ? null : cause.toString())</tt> (which
78       * typically contains the class and detail message of <tt>cause</tt>).
79       * This constructor is useful for exceptions that are little more than
80       * wrappers for other throwables (for example, {@link
81       * java.security.PrivilegedActionException}).
82       *
83       * @param  cause the cause (which is saved for later retrieval by the
84       *         {@link Throwable#getCause()} method).  (A <tt>null</tt> value is
85       *         permitted, and indicates that the cause is nonexistent or
86       *         unknown.)
87       * @since  1.5
88       */
89      public IllegalArgumentException(Throwable cause) {
90          super(cause);
91      }
92  
93      private static final long serialVersionUID = -5365630128856068164L;
94  }