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Date: 2019jun20
Language: Java

Q.  Java: make a exception look nicer before showing it to users.

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/** ex.toString() gives "java.io.FileNotFoundException <msg>" while this gives "FileNotFound <msg>" */ String prettyException(final Exception ex) { String name = ex.getClass().getSimpleName(); name = name.replace("Exception", ""); return name + " " + ex.getMessage(); }