Spring Framework

org.springframework.core.type.filter
Class AbstractClassTestingTypeFilter

java.lang.Object
  extended by org.springframework.core.type.filter.AbstractClassTestingTypeFilter
All Implemented Interfaces:
TypeFilter
Direct Known Subclasses:
RegexPatternTypeFilter

public abstract class AbstractClassTestingTypeFilter
extends java.lang.Object
implements TypeFilter

Type filter that exposes a ClassMetadata object to subclasses, for class testing purposes.

Since:
2.5
Author:
Rod Johnson, Costin Leau, Juergen Hoeller
See Also:
match(org.springframework.core.type.ClassMetadata)

Constructor Summary
AbstractClassTestingTypeFilter()
           
 
Method Summary
protected abstract  boolean match(ClassMetadata metadata)
          Determine a match based on the given ClassMetadata object.
 boolean match(MetadataReader metadataReader, MetadataReaderFactory metadataReaderFactory)
          Determine whether this filter matches for the class described by the given metadata.
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait
 

Constructor Detail

AbstractClassTestingTypeFilter

public AbstractClassTestingTypeFilter()
Method Detail

match

public final boolean match(MetadataReader metadataReader,
                           MetadataReaderFactory metadataReaderFactory)
                    throws java.io.IOException
Description copied from interface: TypeFilter
Determine whether this filter matches for the class described by the given metadata.

Specified by:
match in interface TypeFilter
Parameters:
metadataReader - the metadata reader for the target class
metadataReaderFactory - a factory for obtaining metadata readers for other classes (such as superclasses and interfaces)
Returns:
whether this filter matches
Throws:
java.io.IOException - in case of I/O failure when reading metadata

match

protected abstract boolean match(ClassMetadata metadata)
Determine a match based on the given ClassMetadata object.

Parameters:
metadata - the ClassMetadata object
Returns:
whether this filter matches on the specified type

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