Module jdk.javadoc

Enum LanguageVersion

  • All Implemented Interfaces:
    Serializable, Comparable<LanguageVersion>

    public enum LanguageVersion
    extends Enum<LanguageVersion>
    The declarations in this package have been superseded by those in the package jdk.javadoc.doclet. For more information, see the Migration Guide in the documentation for that package.
    Java Programming Language version. The constants of this enum identify the JDK and J2SE releases containing language changes relevant to doclets.

    All doclets support at least the 1.1 language version. The first release subsequent to this with language changes affecting doclets is 1.5.

    • Enum Constant Detail

      • JAVA_1_1

        public static final LanguageVersion JAVA_1_1
        1.1 added nested classes and interfaces.
      • JAVA_1_5

        public static final LanguageVersion JAVA_1_5
        1.5 added generic types, annotations, enums, and varArgs.
    • Method Detail

      • values

        public static LanguageVersion[] values()
        Returns an array containing the constants of this enum type, in the order they are declared. This method may be used to iterate over the constants as follows:
        for (LanguageVersion c : LanguageVersion.values())
        an array containing the constants of this enum type, in the order they are declared
      • valueOf

        public static LanguageVersion valueOf​(String name)
        Returns the enum constant of this type with the specified name. The string must match exactly an identifier used to declare an enum constant in this type. (Extraneous whitespace characters are not permitted.)
        name - the name of the enum constant to be returned.
        the enum constant with the specified name
        IllegalArgumentException - if this enum type has no constant with the specified name
        NullPointerException - if the argument is null