tagged: java-reflection

Java: Get all classes in a package via reflection

If you use the excellent Reflections java library, you can do this easily enough:
Reflections reflections = new Reflections("Your.package.name");
Set<Class<? extends Action>> classes = reflections.getSubTypesOf(YourClass.class);
for (Class<? extends Action> class : classes) {
	try {
		YourClass your = class.newInstance();
	} catch (Exception e) {

Here you specify the package and the classtype that the classes must either extend or implement.
You throw an exception if you try to make a new instance of a class that's freaky for some reason - no null arg constructor for example.

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