Java™ Platform
Standard Ed. 6

javax.swing.text
Class DefaultStyledDocument.ElementSpec

java.lang.Object
  extended by javax.swing.text.DefaultStyledDocument.ElementSpec
Enclosing class:
DefaultStyledDocument

public static class DefaultStyledDocument.ElementSpec
extends Object

Specification for building elements.

Warning: Serialized objects of this class will not be compatible with future Swing releases. The current serialization support is appropriate for short term storage or RMI between applications running the same version of Swing. As of 1.4, support for long term storage of all JavaBeansTM has been added to the java.beans package. Please see XMLEncoder.


Field Summary
static short ContentType
          A possible value for getType.
static short EndTagType
          A possible value for getType.
static short JoinFractureDirection
          A possible value for getDirection.
static short JoinNextDirection
          A possible value for getDirection.
static short JoinPreviousDirection
          A possible value for getDirection.
static short OriginateDirection
          A possible value for getDirection.
static short StartTagType
          A possible value for getType.
 
Constructor Summary
DefaultStyledDocument.ElementSpec(AttributeSet a, short type)
          Constructor useful for markup when the markup will not be stored in the document.
DefaultStyledDocument.ElementSpec(AttributeSet a, short type, char[] txt, int offs, int len)
          Constructor for creating a spec externally for batch input of content and markup into the document.
DefaultStyledDocument.ElementSpec(AttributeSet a, short type, int len)
          Constructor for parsing inside the document when the data has already been added, but len information is needed.
 
Method Summary
 char[] getArray()
          Gets the array of characters.
 AttributeSet getAttributes()
          Gets the element attributes.
 short getDirection()
          Gets the direction.
 int getLength()
          Gets the length.
 int getOffset()
          Gets the starting offset.
 short getType()
          Gets the element type.
 void setDirection(short direction)
          Sets the direction.
 void setType(short type)
          Sets the element type.
 String toString()
          Converts the element to a string.
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait
 

Field Detail

StartTagType

public static final short StartTagType
A possible value for getType. This specifies that this record type is a start tag and represents markup that specifies the start of an element.

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Constant Field Values

EndTagType

public static final short EndTagType
A possible value for getType. This specifies that this record type is a end tag and represents markup that specifies the end of an element.

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Constant Field Values

ContentType

public static final short ContentType
A possible value for getType. This specifies that this record type represents content.

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Constant Field Values

JoinPreviousDirection

public static final short JoinPreviousDirection
A possible value for getDirection. This specifies that the data associated with this record should be joined to what precedes it.

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Constant Field Values

JoinNextDirection

public static final short JoinNextDirection
A possible value for getDirection. This specifies that the data associated with this record should be joined to what follows it.

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Constant Field Values

OriginateDirection

public static final short OriginateDirection
A possible value for getDirection. This specifies that the data associated with this record should be used to originate a new element. This would be the normal value.

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Constant Field Values

JoinFractureDirection

public static final short JoinFractureDirection
A possible value for getDirection. This specifies that the data associated with this record should be joined to the fractured element.

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Constant Field Values
Constructor Detail

DefaultStyledDocument.ElementSpec

public DefaultStyledDocument.ElementSpec(AttributeSet a,
                                         short type)
Constructor useful for markup when the markup will not be stored in the document.

Parameters:
a - the attributes for the element
type - the type of the element (StartTagType, EndTagType, ContentType)

DefaultStyledDocument.ElementSpec

public DefaultStyledDocument.ElementSpec(AttributeSet a,
                                         short type,
                                         int len)
Constructor for parsing inside the document when the data has already been added, but len information is needed.

Parameters:
a - the attributes for the element
type - the type of the element (StartTagType, EndTagType, ContentType)
len - the length >= 0

DefaultStyledDocument.ElementSpec

public DefaultStyledDocument.ElementSpec(AttributeSet a,
                                         short type,
                                         char[] txt,
                                         int offs,
                                         int len)
Constructor for creating a spec externally for batch input of content and markup into the document.

Parameters:
a - the attributes for the element
type - the type of the element (StartTagType, EndTagType, ContentType)
txt - the text for the element
offs - the offset into the text >= 0
len - the length of the text >= 0
Method Detail

setType

public void setType(short type)
Sets the element type.

Parameters:
type - the type of the element (StartTagType, EndTagType, ContentType)

getType

public short getType()
Gets the element type.

Returns:
the type of the element (StartTagType, EndTagType, ContentType)

setDirection

public void setDirection(short direction)
Sets the direction.

Parameters:
direction - the direction (JoinPreviousDirection, JoinNextDirection)

getDirection

public short getDirection()
Gets the direction.

Returns:
the direction (JoinPreviousDirection, JoinNextDirection)

getAttributes

public AttributeSet getAttributes()
Gets the element attributes.

Returns:
the attribute set

getArray

public char[] getArray()
Gets the array of characters.

Returns:
the array

getOffset

public int getOffset()
Gets the starting offset.

Returns:
the offset >= 0

getLength

public int getLength()
Gets the length.

Returns:
the length >= 0

toString

public String toString()
Converts the element to a string.

Overrides:
toString in class Object
Returns:
the string

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Standard Ed. 6

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