Class CertPathValidatorSpi

Known Direct Subclasses:

public abstract class CertPathValidatorSpi
extends Object

The service provider interface (SPI) for the CertPathValidator class. Providers implementing certificate path validators must subclass this class and implement its abstract methods.

Constructor Summary

Default constructor.

Method Summary

abstract CertPathValidatorResult
engineValidate(CertPath certPath, CertPathParameters params)
Attempt to validate a certificate path.

Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object

clone, equals, extends Object> getClass, finalize, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait

Constructor Details


public CertPathValidatorSpi()
Default constructor.

Method Details


public abstract CertPathValidatorResult engineValidate(CertPath certPath,
                                                       CertPathParameters params)
            throws CertPathValidatorException,
Attempt to validate a certificate path.
certPath - The path to validate.
params - The algorithm-specific parameters.
The result of this validation attempt.
CertPathValidatorException - If the certificate path cannot be validated.
InvalidAlgorithmParameterException - If this implementation rejects the specified parameters.

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