Class ImageLoader

  extended by java.lang.ClassLoader
      extended by gnu.jel.ImageLoader

public class ImageLoader
extends ClassLoader

Loads JEL-generated classes into Java VM.

Specifics of JEL generated classes is that the class name UTF8 is always the first entry in the constant pool. This loader will not load other classes.

Method Summary
static Class load(byte[] image)
          Loads given JEL-generated image under its own name.
protected  Class loadClass(String name, boolean resolve)
Methods inherited from class java.lang.ClassLoader
clearAssertionStatus, defineClass, defineClass, defineClass, defineClass, definePackage, findClass, findLibrary, findLoadedClass, findResource, findResources, findSystemClass, getPackage, getPackages, getParent, getResource, getResourceAsStream, getResources, getSystemClassLoader, getSystemResource, getSystemResourceAsStream, getSystemResources, loadClass, resolveClass, setClassAssertionStatus, setDefaultAssertionStatus, setPackageAssertionStatus, setSigners
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait

Method Detail


public static Class load(byte[] image)
Loads given JEL-generated image under its own name.

image - to load
the class object for the new class or null if unsuccessful.


protected Class loadClass(String name,
                          boolean resolve)
                   throws ClassNotFoundException
loadClass in class ClassLoader

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