Class HiddenFileFilter

  extended by
All Implemented Interfaces:

public class HiddenFileFilter
extends java.lang.Object
implements IOFileFilter,

This filter accepts Files that are hidden.

Example, showing how to print out a list of the current directory's hidden files: Based on code from Apache Commons IO version 2.01. The main difference is that this class filters objects that implement FileIf, not File.

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Serialized Form

Field Summary
static IOFileFilter HIDDEN
          Singleton instance of hidden filter
static IOFileFilter VISIBLE
          Singleton instance of visible filter
Method Summary
 boolean accept(FileIf file)
          Checks to see if the file is hidden.
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
equals, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait

Field Detail


public static final IOFileFilter HIDDEN
Singleton instance of hidden filter


public static final IOFileFilter VISIBLE
Singleton instance of visible filter

Method Detail


public boolean accept(FileIf file)
Checks to see if the file is hidden.

Specified by:
accept in interface IOFileFilter
file - the File to check
true if the file is hidden, otherwise false.