The class is a character stream whose source is a string.

Class declaration

Following is the declaration for class:

public class StringReader
  extends Reader


Following are the fields for class:

  • protected Object lock -- This is the object used to synchronize operations on this stream.

Class constructors

S.N.Constructor & Description
1StringReader(String s)
This creates a new string reader.

Class methods

S.N.Method & Description
1 void close()
This method closes the stream and releases any system resources associated with it.
2 void mark(int readAheadLimit)
This method marks the present position in the stream.
3 boolean markSupported()
This method tells whether this stream supports the mark() operation, which it does.
4 int read()
This method reads a single character.
5 int read(char[] cbuf, int off, int len)
This method reads characters into a portion of an array.
6 boolean ready()
This method tells whether this stream is ready to be read.
7 void reset()
This method resets the stream to the most recent mark, or to the beginning of the string if it has never been marked.
8 long skip(long ns)
This method skips the specified number of characters in the stream.

Methods inherited

This class inherits methods from the following classes: