DirectoryStream.Filter

public static interface DirectoryStream.Filter

An interface that is implemented by objects that decide if a directory entry should be accepted or filtered. A Filter is passed as the parameter to the newDirectoryStream(Path, DirectoryStream.Filter) method when opening a directory to iterate over the entries in the directory.

Public Method Summary

abstract boolean
accept(T entry)
Decides if the given directory entry should be accepted or filtered.

Public Methods

public abstract boolean accept (T entry)

Decides if the given directory entry should be accepted or filtered.

Parameters
entry the directory entry to be tested
Returns
  • true if the directory entry should be accepted
Throws
IOException If an I/O error occurs