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DoubleBuffer mark() methods in Java with Examples

  • Last Updated : 29 Jul, 2019

The mark() method of java.nio.DoubleBuffer Class is used to mark the current position of this DoubleBuffer as the mark of this buffer.

Syntax:

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public DoubleBuffer mark()

Return Value: This method returns this DoubleBuffer after setting the buffer’s mark at the current position.

Below are the examples to illustrate the mark() method:



Examples 1:




// Java program to demonstrate
// mark() method
  
import java.nio.*;
import java.util.*;
  
public class GFG {
  
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
  
        try {
  
            double[] darr = { 10.5, 20.5, 30.5, 40.5 };
  
            // creating object of DoubleBuffer
            // and allocating size capacity
            DoubleBuffer db = DoubleBuffer.wrap(darr);
  
            // try to set the position at index 2
            db.position(2);
  
            // Set this buffer mark position
            // using mark() method
            db.mark();
  
            // try to set the position at index 4
            db.position(4);
  
            // display position
            System.out.println("position before reset: "
                               + db.position());
  
            // try to call reset() to restore
            // to the position we marked
            db.reset();
  
            // display position
            System.out.println("position after reset: "
                               + db.position());
        }
  
        catch (InvalidMarkException e) {
            System.out.println("New position "
                               + "is less than "
                               + "the position "
                               + "marked before ");
            System.out.println("Exception throws: "
                               + e);
        }
    }
}
Output:
position before reset: 4
position after reset: 2

Examples 2: To demonstrate InvalidMarkException




// Java program to demonstrate
// mark() method
  
import java.nio.*;
import java.util.*;
  
public class GFG {
  
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
  
        try {
  
            double[] darr = { 10.5, 20.5, 30.5, 40.5 };
  
            // creating object of DoubleBuffer
            // and allocating size capacity
            DoubleBuffer db = DoubleBuffer.wrap(darr);
  
            // try to set the position at index 2
            db.position(2);
  
            // Set this buffer mark position
            // using mark() method
            db.mark();
  
            // try to set the position at index 1
            db.position(1);
  
            // display position
            System.out.println("position before reset: "
                               + db.position());
  
            // try to call reset() to restore
            // to the position we marked
            db.reset();
  
            // display position
            System.out.println("position after reset: "
                               + db.position());
        }
  
        catch (InvalidMarkException e) {
            System.out.println("\nNew position "
                               + "is less than "
                               + "the position "
                               + "marked before ");
            System.out.println("Exception throws: "
                               + e);
        }
    }
}
Output:
position before reset: 1

New position is less than the position marked before 
Exception throws: java.nio.InvalidMarkException

Reference: https://docs.oracle.com/javase/9/docs/api/java/nio/DoubleBuffer.html#mark–




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