Spring Framework

org.springframework.core.serializer
Interface Serializer<T>

All Known Implementing Classes:
DefaultSerializer

public interface Serializer<T>

A strategy interface for streaming an object to an OutputStream.

Since:
3.0.5
Author:
Gary Russell, Mark Fisher

Method Summary
 void serialize(T object, java.io.OutputStream outputStream)
          Write an object of type T to the given OutputStream.
 

Method Detail

serialize

void serialize(T object,
               java.io.OutputStream outputStream)
               throws java.io.IOException
Write an object of type T to the given OutputStream.

Note: Implementations should not close the given OutputStream (or any decorators of that OutputStream) but rather leave this up to the caller.

Parameters:
object - the object to serialize
outputStream - the output stream
Throws:
java.io.IOException - in case of errors writing to the stream

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