Package java.util.prefs

Interface Summary

NodeChangeListener A listener for receiving preference node change events.
PreferenceChangeListener A listener for receiving preference change events.
PreferencesFactory A factory object that generates Preferences objects.

Class Summary

AbstractPreferences This class provides a skeletal implementation of the Preferences class, greatly easing the task of implementing it.
NodeChangeEvent An event emitted by a Preferences node to indicate that a child of that node has been added or removed.
PreferenceChangeEvent An event emitted by a Preferences node to indicate that a preference has been added, removed or has had its value changed.
Preferences A node in a hierarchical collection of preference data.

Exception Summary

BackingStoreException Thrown to indicate that a preferences operation could not complete because of a failure in the backing store, or a failure to contact the backing store.
InvalidPreferencesFormatException Thrown to indicate that an operation could not complete because the input did not conform to the appropriate XML document type for a collection of preferences, as per the Preferences specification.