public interface BeanFactoryReference
BeanFactory obtained through
BeanFactory instance held by this reference.
java.lang.IllegalStateException - if invoked after
release() has been called
BeanFactory instance referred to by this object is not
needed any longer by the client code which obtained the
Depending on the actual implementation of
the actual type of
BeanFactory, this may possibly not actually
do anything; alternately in the case of a 'closeable'
or derived class (such as
may 'close' it, or may 'close' it once no more references remain.
In an EJB usage scenario this would normally be called from
This is safe to call multiple times.