Unless otherwise specified in a particular implementation, the collections returned by methods in this package should be expected to be unmodifiable by the caller and unsafe for concurrent access.
Unless otherwise specified, methods in this package will throw a
NullPointerException if given a
Interface Summary Interface Description CompletionA suggested completion for an annotation. FilerThis interface supports the creation of new files by an annotation processor. MessagerA
Messagerprovides the way for an annotation processor to report error messages, warnings, and other notices.
ProcessingEnvironmentAn annotation processing tool framework will provide an annotation processor with an object implementing this interface so the processor can use facilities provided by the framework to write new files, report error messages, and find other utilities. ProcessorThe interface for an annotation processor. RoundEnvironmentAn annotation processing tool framework will provide an annotation processor with an object implementing this interface so that the processor can query for information about a round of annotation processing.
Class Summary Class Description AbstractProcessorAn abstract annotation processor designed to be a convenient superclass for most concrete annotation processors. CompletionsUtility class for assembling
Exception Summary Exception Description FilerExceptionIndicates a
Filerdetected an attempt to open a file that would violate the guarantees provided by the
Annotation Types Summary Annotation Type Description GeneratedThe Generated annotation is used to mark source code that has been generated. SupportedAnnotationTypesAn annotation used to indicate what annotation types an annotation processor supports. SupportedOptionsAn annotation used to indicate what options an annotation processor supports. SupportedSourceVersionAn annotation used to indicate the latest source version an annotation processor supports.