Java™ Platform
Standard Ed. 6

javax.tools
Class ForwardingJavaFileObject<F extends JavaFileObject>

java.lang.Object
  extended by javax.tools.ForwardingFileObject<F>
      extended by javax.tools.ForwardingJavaFileObject<F>
Type Parameters:
F - the kind of file object forwarded to by this object
All Implemented Interfaces:
FileObject, JavaFileObject

public class ForwardingJavaFileObject<F extends JavaFileObject>
extends ForwardingFileObject<F>
implements JavaFileObject

Forwards calls to a given file object. Subclasses of this class might override some of these methods and might also provide additional fields and methods.

Since:
1.6

Nested Class Summary
 
Nested classes/interfaces inherited from interface javax.tools.JavaFileObject
JavaFileObject.Kind
 
Field Summary
 
Fields inherited from class javax.tools.ForwardingFileObject
fileObject
 
Constructor Summary
protected ForwardingJavaFileObject(F fileObject)
          Creates a new instance of ForwardingJavaFileObject.
 
Method Summary
 Modifier getAccessLevel()
          Provides a hint about the access level of the class represented by this file object.
 JavaFileObject.Kind getKind()
          Gets the kind of this file object.
 NestingKind getNestingKind()
          Provides a hint about the nesting level of the class represented by this file object.
 boolean isNameCompatible(String simpleName, JavaFileObject.Kind kind)
          Checks if this file object is compatible with the specified simple name and kind.
 
Methods inherited from class javax.tools.ForwardingFileObject
delete, getCharContent, getLastModified, getName, openInputStream, openOutputStream, openReader, openWriter, toUri
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait
 
Methods inherited from interface javax.tools.FileObject
delete, getCharContent, getLastModified, getName, openInputStream, openOutputStream, openReader, openWriter, toUri
 

Constructor Detail

ForwardingJavaFileObject

protected ForwardingJavaFileObject(F fileObject)
Creates a new instance of ForwardingJavaFileObject.

Parameters:
fileObject - delegate to this file object
Method Detail

getKind

public JavaFileObject.Kind getKind()
Description copied from interface: JavaFileObject
Gets the kind of this file object.

Specified by:
getKind in interface JavaFileObject
Returns:
the kind

isNameCompatible

public boolean isNameCompatible(String simpleName,
                                JavaFileObject.Kind kind)
Description copied from interface: JavaFileObject
Checks if this file object is compatible with the specified simple name and kind. A simple name is a single identifier (not qualified) as defined in the Java Language Specification 3rd ed., section 6.2 "Names and Identifiers".

Specified by:
isNameCompatible in interface JavaFileObject
Parameters:
simpleName - a simple name of a class
kind - a kind
Returns:
true if this file object is compatible; false otherwise

getNestingKind

public NestingKind getNestingKind()
Description copied from interface: JavaFileObject
Provides a hint about the nesting level of the class represented by this file object. This method may return NestingKind.MEMBER to mean NestingKind.LOCAL or NestingKind.ANONYMOUS. If the nesting level is not known or this file object does not represent a class file this method returns null.

Specified by:
getNestingKind in interface JavaFileObject
Returns:
the nesting kind, or null if the nesting kind is not known

getAccessLevel

public Modifier getAccessLevel()
Description copied from interface: JavaFileObject
Provides a hint about the access level of the class represented by this file object. If the access level is not known or if this file object does not represent a class file this method returns null.

Specified by:
getAccessLevel in interface JavaFileObject
Returns:
the access level

Java™ Platform
Standard Ed. 6

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