public XMLDecoder (InputStream in, Object owner, ExceptionListener exceptionListener, ClassLoader cl)

Creates a new input stream for reading archives created by the XMLEncoder class.

in    the underlying stream. null may be passed without error, though the resulting XMLDecoder will be useless
owner    the owner of this stream. null is a legal value
exceptionListener    the exception handler for the stream, or null to use the default
cl    the class loader used for instantiating objects. null indicates that the default class loader should be used

Since:  1.5