Package Index

com.sun.jarsigner This package comprises the interfaces and classes used to define the signing mechanism used by the jarsigner tool. Provides user interface objects built according to the cross-platform Nimbus look and feel.

This package provides methods to read files from a JAR file and to transform them to a more compact transfer format called Pack200.

com.sun.jdi This is the core package of the Java Debug Interface (JDI), it defines mirrors for values, types, and the target VirtualMachine itself - as well bootstrapping facilities.
com.sun.jdi.connect This package defines connections between the virtual machine using the JDI and the target virtual machine.
com.sun.jdi.connect.spi This package comprises the interfaces and classes used to develop new TransportService implementations.
com.sun.jdi.event This package defines JDI events and event processing.
com.sun.jdi.request This package is used to request that a JDI event be sent under specified conditions.
com.sun.jmx.defaults Provides specific classes to Sun JMX Reference Implementation.
com.sun.jmx.interceptor Provides specific classes to Sun JMX Reference Implementation.
com.sun.jmx.mbeanserver Provides specific classes to Sun JMX Reference Implementation.
com.sun.jmx.snmp Provides the core classes which implement common SNMP data types and services.
com.sun.jmx.snmp.IPAcl Provides the classes for storing ACL information in an ASCII file.
com.sun.jmx.snmp.agent Provides the classes for creating an SNMP agent.
com.sun.jmx.snmp.daemon Provides the classes implementing the communication.
com.sun.jmx.snmp.defaults Provides specific classes to Sun JMX Tools Contribution: Utility classes.
com.sun.jmx.snmp.mpm Provides the classes which implement the Message Processing Models for SNMP version 1, version 2c and version 3.
com.sun.jmx.snmp.tasks Provides some common classes to control JDMK threading.
com.sun.jndi.url.rmi This package contains Sun Microsystem's platform extension to the implementation of the API and also defines the management interface for some other components for the platform. Provides a simple high-level Http server API, which can be used to build embedded HTTP servers. Provides a pluggable service provider interface, which allows the HTTP server implementation to be replaced with other implementations. Provides classes related to creating and configuring secure socket factories.
com.sun.rowset Provides five standard implementations of the standard JDBC RowSet implementation interface definitions.
com.sun.rowset.providers Repository for the RowSet reference implementations of the SyncProvider abstract class.
com.sun.script.util Provides the API to attach to a JavaTM virtual machine. Provider classes for the package. This package contains the JConsole API.
java.applet Provides the classes necessary to create an applet and the classes an applet uses to communicate with its applet context.
java.awt Contains all of the classes for creating user interfaces and for painting graphics and images.
java.awt.color Provides classes for color spaces.
java.awt.datatransfer Provides interfaces and classes for transferring data between and within applications.
java.awt.dnd Drag and Drop is a direct manipulation gesture found in many Graphical User Interface systems that provides a mechanism to transfer information between two entities logically associated with presentation elements in the GUI.
java.awt.dnd.peer Provides for interfacing with the underlying window system in order to access its platform-dependent drag-and-drop facilities.
java.awt.event Provides interfaces and classes for dealing with different types of events fired by AWT components.
java.awt.font Provides classes and interface relating to fonts.
java.awt.geom Provides the Java 2D classes for defining and performing operations on objects related to two-dimensional geometry.

Provides classes and interfaces for the input method framework.

Provides interfaces that enable the development of input methods that can be used with any Java runtime environment.

java.awt.image Provides classes for creating and modifying images.
java.awt.image.renderable Provides classes and interfaces for producing rendering-independent images.
java.awt.peer Provides for interfacing with the underlying window system.
java.awt.print Provides classes and interfaces for a general printing API.
java.beans Contains classes related to developing beans -- components based on the JavaBeansTM architecture.
java.beans.beancontext Provides classes and interfaces relating to bean context. Provides for system input and output through data streams, serialization and the file system.
java.lang Provides classes that are fundamental to the design of the Java programming language.
java.lang.annotation Provides library support for the Java programming language annotation facility.
java.lang.instrument Provides services that allow Java programming language agents to instrument programs running on the JVM. Provides the management interface for monitoring and management of the Java virtual machine as well as the operating system on which the Java virtual machine is running.
java.lang.ref Provides reference-object classes, which support a limited degree of interaction with the garbage collector.
java.lang.reflect Provides classes and interfaces for obtaining reflective information about classes and objects.
java.math Provides classes for performing arbitrary-precision integer arithmetic (BigInteger) and arbitrary-precision decimal arithmetic (BigDecimal). Provides the classes for implementing networking applications.
java.nio Defines buffers, which are containers for data, and provides an overview of the other NIO packages.
java.nio.channels Defines channels, which represent connections to entities that are capable of performing I/O operations, such as files and sockets; defines selectors, for multiplexed, non-blocking I/O operations.
java.nio.channels.spi Service-provider classes for the java.nio.channels package.
java.nio.charset Defines charsets, decoders, and encoders, for translating between bytes and Unicode characters.
java.nio.charset.spi Service-provider classes for the java.nio.charset package.
java.rmi Provides the RMI package.
java.rmi.activation Provides support for RMI Object Activation.
java.rmi.dgc Provides classes and interface for RMI distributed garbage-collection (DGC).
java.rmi.registry Provides a class and two interfaces for the RMI registry.
java.rmi.server Provides classes and interfaces for supporting the server side of RMI. Provides the classes and interfaces for the security framework. The classes and interfaces in this package have been superseded by classes in the package. Provides classes and interfaces for parsing and managing certificates, certificate revocation lists (CRLs), and certification paths. Provides interfaces for generating RSA (Rivest, Shamir and Adleman AsymmetricCipher algorithm) keys as defined in the RSA Laboratory Technical Note PKCS#1, and DSA (Digital Signature Algorithm) keys as defined in NIST's FIPS-186. Provides classes and interfaces for key specifications and algorithm parameter specifications.
java.sql Provides the API for accessing and processing data stored in a data source (usually a relational database) using the JavaTM programming language.
java.text Provides classes and interfaces for handling text, dates, numbers, and messages in a manner independent of natural languages.
java.text.spi Service provider classes for the classes in the java.text package.
java.util Contains the collections framework, legacy collection classes, event model, date and time facilities, internationalization, and miscellaneous utility classes (a string tokenizer, a random-number generator, and a bit array).
java.util.concurrent Utility classes commonly useful in concurrent programming.
java.util.concurrent.atomic A small toolkit of classes that support lock-free thread-safe programming on single variables.
java.util.concurrent.locks Interfaces and classes providing a framework for locking and waiting for conditions that is distinct from built-in synchronization and monitors.
java.util.jar Provides classes for reading and writing the JAR (Java ARchive) file format, which is based on the standard ZIP file format with an optional manifest file.

Provides the classes and interfaces of the JavaTM 2 platform's core logging facilities.

java.util.prefs This package allows applications to store and retrieve user and system preference and configuration data.
java.util.regex Classes for matching character sequences against patterns specified by regular expressions.
java.util.spi Service provider classes for the classes in the java.util package. Provides classes for reading and writing the standard ZIP and GZIP file formats.
javax.accessibility Defines a contract between user-interface components and an assistive technology that provides access to those components.
javax.crypto Provides the classes and interfaces for cryptographic operations.
javax.crypto.interfaces Provides interfaces for Diffie-Hellman keys as defined in RSA Laboratories' PKCS #3.
javax.crypto.spec Provides classes and interfaces for key specifications and algorithm parameter specifications.
javax.imageio The main package of the Java Image I/O API.
javax.imageio.event A package of the Java Image I/O API dealing with synchronous notification of events during the reading and writing of images.
javax.imageio.metadata A package of the Java Image I/O API dealing with reading and writing metadata.
javax.imageio.plugins.bmp Package containing the public classes used by the built-in BMP plug-in.
javax.imageio.plugins.jpeg Classes supporting the built-in JPEG plug-in.
javax.imageio.spi A package of the Java Image I/O API containing the plug-in interfaces for readers, writers, transcoders, and streams, and a runtime registry. A package of the Java Image I/O API dealing with low-level I/O from files and streams.

Provides the core classes for the Java Management Extensions.

Provides the classes which implement advanced dynamic loading.

Provides the definition of the ModelMBean classes.

Provides the definition of the monitor classes.

Provides the open data types and Open MBean descriptor classes.

Provides the definition of the Relation Service.

Interfaces for remote access to JMX MBean servers.

The RMI connector is a connector for the JMX Remote API that uses RMI to transmit client requests to a remote MBean server.

Provides the definition of the Timer MBean.

javax.naming Provides the classes and interfaces for accessing naming services. Extends the javax.naming package to provide functionality for accessing directory services.
javax.naming.event Provides support for event notification when accessing naming and directory services.
javax.naming.ldap Provides support for LDAPv3 extended operations and controls.
javax.naming.spi Provides the means for dynamically plugging in support for accessing naming and directory services through the javax.naming and related packages. Provides classes for networking applications. Provides classes for the secure socket package.
javax.print Provides the principal classes and interfaces for the JavaTM Print Service API.
javax.print.attribute Provides classes and interfaces that describe the types of JavaTM Print Service attributes and how they can be collected into attribute sets.
javax.print.attribute.standard Package javax.print.attribute.standard contains classes for specific printing attributes.
javax.print.event Package javax.print.event contains event classes and listener interfaces.
javax.rmi.ssl Provides implementations of RMIClientSocketFactory and RMIServerSocketFactory over the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) or Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocols.

The scripting API consists of interfaces and classes that define Java TM Scripting Engines and provides a framework for their use in Java applications. This package provides a framework for authentication and authorization. This package provides the classes necessary for services to interact with applications in order to retrieve information (authentication data including usernames or passwords, for example) or to display information (error and warning messages, for example). This package contains utility classes related to the Kerberos network authentication protocol. This package provides a pluggable authentication framework. This package provides the interface to be used for implementing pluggable authentication modules. This package contains the classes that should be used to store X500 Principal and X500 Private Crendentials in a Subject. Provides classes for public key certificates. Contains class and interfaces for supporting SASL.

Java™ Smart Card I/O API

This specification describes the Java Smart Card I/O API defined by JSR 268.
javax.sound.midi Provides interfaces and classes for I/O, sequencing, and synthesis of MIDI (Musical Instrument Digital Interface) data.
javax.sound.midi.spi Supplies interfaces for service providers to implement when offering new MIDI devices, MIDI file readers and writers, or sound bank readers.
javax.sound.sampled Provides interfaces and classes for capture, processing, and playback of sampled audio data.
javax.sound.sampled.spi Supplies abstract classes for service providers to subclass when offering new audio devices, sound file readers and writers, or audio format converters.
javax.sql Provides the API for server side data source access and processing from the JavaTM programming language.
javax.sql.rowset Standard interfaces and base classes for JDBC RowSet implementations.
javax.sql.rowset.serial Provides utility classes to allow serializable mappings between SQL types and data types in the Java programming language.
javax.sql.rowset.spi The standard classes and interfaces that a third party vendor has to use in its implementation of a synchronization provider.

Provides a set of "lightweight" (all-Java language) components that, to the maximum degree possible, work the same on all platforms.

javax.swing.border Provides classes and interface for drawing specialized borders around a Swing component.
javax.swing.colorchooser Contains classes and interfaces used by the JColorChooser component.
javax.swing.event Provides for events fired by Swing components.
javax.swing.filechooser Contains classes and interfaces used by the JFileChooser component.
javax.swing.plaf Provides one interface and many abstract classes that Swing uses to provide its pluggable look-and-feel capabilities.
javax.swing.plaf.basic Provides user interface objects built according to the Basic look and feel.
javax.swing.plaf.metal Provides user interface objects built according to the Java look and feel (once codenamed Metal), which is the default look and feel.
javax.swing.plaf.multi Provides user interface objects that combine two or more look and feels.

Synth is a skinnable look and feel in which all painting is delegated.

javax.swing.table Provides classes and interfaces for dealing with javax.swing.JTable.
javax.swing.text Provides classes and interfaces that deal with editable and noneditable text components.
javax.swing.text.html Provides the class HTMLEditorKit and supporting classes for creating HTML text editors.
javax.swing.text.html.parser Provides the default HTML parser, along with support classes.
javax.swing.text.rtf Provides a class (RTFEditorKit) for creating Rich-Text-Format text editors.
javax.swing.tree Provides classes and interfaces for dealing with javax.swing.JTree.
javax.swing.undo Allows developers to provide support for undo/redo in applications such as text editors.
javax.xml.crypto Common classes for XML cryptography.
javax.xml.crypto.dom DOM-specific classes for the javax.xml.crypto package.
javax.xml.crypto.dsig Classes for generating and validating XML digital signatures.
javax.xml.crypto.dsig.dom DOM-specific classes for the javax.xml.crypto.dsig package.
javax.xml.crypto.dsig.keyinfo Classes for parsing and processing KeyInfo elements and structures.
javax.xml.crypto.dsig.spec Parameter classes for XML digital signatures.
org.ietf.jgss This package presents a framework that allows application developers to make use of security services like authentication, data integrity and data confidentiality from a variety of underlying security mechanisms like Kerberos, using a unified API.

Provides classes for monitoring instrumented HotSpot Java Virtual Machines.


Provides classes for event types and event listeners for MonitoredHost and MonitoredVm events..


Provides interfaces supporting remote monitoring for instrumented HotSpot Java Virtual Machines.


Provides the monitoring implementation classes that utilize the HotSpot PerfData shared memory instrumentation buffer for discovery and monitoring of instrumentation exported by a HotSpot Java Virtual Machine.


Provides the implementation classes for the file: protocol for the HotSpot PerfData instrumentation buffer monitoring implementation.


Provides the implementation classes for the local: protocol for the HotSpot PerfData instrumentation buffer monitoring implementation.


Provides the implementation classes for the rmi: protocol for the HotSpot PerfData instrumentation buffer monitoring implementation.

sun.launcher Provides classes that make it possible to create a JMX RMI Connector Server at bootstrap for the JSR 163 instrumentation. This package is the root package for the JSR 163 JVM Management MIB instrumentation. Instrumented Classes for JSR 163 MIB. SNMP Classes for JSR 163 MIB, generated for Tiger SNMP Runtime. Generic utility classes used for intsrumenting the MIB.