Package Index

These are the Android APIs.

android Contains the resource classes used by standard Android applications.

High-level classes encapsulating the overall Android application model. 


Contains classes for accessing and publishing data on the device.  
android.database Contains classes to explore data returned through a content provider. 
android.database.sqlite Contains the SQLite database management classes that an application would use to manage its own private database. Provides low level graphics tools such as canvases, color filters, points, and rectangles that let you handle drawing to the screen directly. Provides classes to manage a variety of visual elements that are intended for display only, such as bitmaps and gradients.  
android.hardware Provides support for hardware devices that may not be present on every Android device. 

Classes defining Android location-based and related services. Classes that help with network access, beyond the normal* APIs.  
android.opengl Provides OpenGL utilities. 
android.os Provides basic operating system services, message passing, and inter-process communication on the device. 
android.provider Provides convenience classes to access the content providers supplied by Android. 
android.sax A framework that makes it easy to write efficient and robust SAX handlers. 
android.test.mock Utility classes providing stubs or mocks of various Android framework building blocks. 
android.test.suitebuilder Utility classes supporting the test runner classes. 

Provides classes used to render or track text and text spans on the screen. 


Provides classes that monitor or modify keypad input.

Provides classes used to view or change the style of a span of text in a View object. 

android.util Provides common utility methods such as date/time manipulation, base64 encoders and decoders, string and number conversion methods, and XML utilities. 
android.view Provides classes that expose basic user interface classes that handle screen layout and interaction with the user. 

Provides classes that handle tweened animations. 

android.webkit Provides tools for browsing the web. 
android.widget The widget package contains (mostly visual) UI elements to use on your Application screen. The maps package allows applications to display and control a Google Map interface. 

Provides input and output facilities by means of streaming, filesystem access and serialization. 


Provides core classes of the Android environment. 


Defines interfaces and exceptions necessary for annotation support. 


This package provides arbitrary-precision integers and decimals.

Provides networking-related functionality, such as streaming and datagram sockets, handling of Internet addresses, and dealing with HTTP requests. 


Provides buffers that help handling data. 


Channels provide a way to connect to sources of data such as files, sockets or other structures that allow input and/or output of data. 


Service-provider classes for nio channels. 


This package allows translating between bytes and different character sets. 


Service-provider classe for nio charset.

This package provides all the classes and all the interfaces needed by Java security framework.

This package provides all the classes and all the interfaces needed to build Access Control List.

This package provides all the classes and all the interfaces needed to generate, administer and verify X.509 certificates.

This package provides the interfaces needed to generate: (1) Keys for the RSA asymmetric encryption algorithm using the PKCS#1 standard; (2) Keys for the Digital Signature Algorithm (DSA) specified by FIPS-186; (3) Keys for a generic Elliptic Curve asymmetric encryption algorithm.

This package provides the classes and interfaces needed to specify keys and parameter for encryption and signing algorithms. 


Provides a standard interface for accessing SQL-based databases. 


The java.text package allows to uncouple the text in the application from a natural language. 


Provides an extensive set of utility classes. 


Utility classes commonly useful in concurrent programming. 

java.util.concurrent.atomic A small toolkit of classes that support lock-free thread-safe programming on single variables. 
java.util.concurrent.locks Interfaces and classes providing a framework for locking and waiting for conditions that is distinct from built-in synchronization and monitors. 

The java.jar package gives access to jar files content. 


This package allows to add logging to any application. 


Provides a preferences mechanism, that is, a means of writing configuration data (key/value pairs) to a persistent data store and retrieving it from there. 

java.util.regex Provides an implementation of regular expressions, which is useful for matching, searching, and replacing strings based on patterns.

This package can read and write the standard zip format. 


This package provides the classes and interfaces needed to define encryption algorithm, keys' agreement algorithms and MAC (Message Authentication Code). 


This package provides the interfaces needed to implement the Diffie-Hellman (DH) key agreement's algorithm as specified by PKCS#3. 


This package provides the classes and interfaces needed to specify keys and parameter for encryption. 


This package provides all the classes and interfaces needed to implemenet and program the Secure Socket abstraction based on the SSL protocol SSSLv3.0 or TLSv1.2 All the details of the SSL handshake protocol ar card for, and the cipher set with which a client or a server work can be specified.

This package provides all the classes and interfaces needed to implemenet and program different methods of users' authentification and role based users' authorization.

This package provides all the classes and interfaces needed to interact with the application in order to execute the authentification and authorization processes.

This package provides a pluggable and stackable authentication system based on ideas and concepts from the Unix-PAM module.

This package provides all the classes needed to store X.500 principals and their credentials.

This package is provided only for compatibility reasons. 


Provides extensions to the standard interface for accessing SQL-based databases. 


Provides facilities for parsing XML documents and building Document Object Model (DOM) trees from them. 

junit.runner Utility classes supporting the junit test framework. 
org.apache.http The core interfaces and classes of the HTTP components. 
org.apache.http.auth The API for client-side HTTP authentication against a server, commonly referred to as HttpAuth
org.apache.http.auth.params Parameters for configuring HttpAuth
org.apache.http.client The API for client-side HTTP communication and entry point to the HttpClient module. 
org.apache.http.client.methods Request implementations for the various HTTP methods like GET and POST. 
org.apache.http.client.params Parameters for configuring HttpClient
org.apache.http.client.protocol Additional request and response interceptors. 
org.apache.http.client.utils Helpers and utility classes for HttpClient
org.apache.http.conn The client-side connection management and handling API at the heart of what is referred to as HttpConn
org.apache.http.conn.params Parameters for configuring HttpConn
org.apache.http.conn.routing The client-side route representation and tracking API, part of HttpConn
org.apache.http.conn.ssl TLS/SSL specific parts of the HttpConn API. 
org.apache.http.cookie The API for client-side state management via cookies, commonly referred to as HttpCookie
org.apache.http.cookie.params Parameters for configuring HttpCookie
org.apache.http.entity Representations for HTTP message entities. 
org.apache.http.impl Default implementations for interfaces in org.apache.http
org.apache.http.impl.conn.tsccm The implementation of a thread-safe client connection manager. 
org.apache.http.impl.entity Default implementations for interfaces in org.apache.http.entity Default implementations for interfaces in The transport layer abstraction of the HTTP components. 
org.apache.http.message A selection of HTTP message implementations. 
org.apache.http.params The parameterization framework for HTTP components. 
org.apache.http.protocol HTTP protocol execution framework. 
org.apache.http.util Mostly utility classes with static helper methods for various purposes. 

Provides the official W3C Java bindings for the Document Object Model, level 2 core. 


This package provides the core SAX APIs. 


This package contains interfaces to SAX2 facilities that conformant SAX drivers won't necessarily support. 


This package contains "helper" classes, including support for bootstrapping SAX-based applications.