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MIDletLoader.java

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package com.sun.midp.midlet;

import javax.microedition.midlet.*;

/**
 * Abstracts the way different VMs load MIDlets from a suite's JAR.
 */
public interface MIDletLoader {
    /**
     * Loads a MIDlet from a suite's JAR.
     *
     * @param suite reference to the suite
     * @param className class name of the MIDlet to be created
     *
     * @return new instance of a MIDlet
     *
     * @exception ClassNotFoundException if the MIDlet class is
     * not found
     * @exception InstantiationException if the MIDlet cannot be
     * created or is not subclass of MIDlet
     * @exception IllegalAccessException if the MIDlet is not
     * permitted to perform a specific operation
     */
    MIDlet newInstance(MIDletSuite suite, String className) throws
           ClassNotFoundException, InstantiationException,
           IllegalAccessException;
}