Compiler Tree API

com.sun.source.tree
Interface LineMap


public interface LineMap

Provides methods to convert between character positions and line numbers for a compilation unit.

Since:
1.6

Method Summary
 long getColumnNumber(long pos)
          Find the column for a character position.
 long getLineNumber(long pos)
          Find the line containing a position; a line termination character is on the line it terminates.
 long getPosition(long line, long column)
          Find the position corresponding to a (line,column).
 long getStartPosition(long line)
          Find the start position of a line.
 

Method Detail

getStartPosition

long getStartPosition(long line)
Find the start position of a line.

Parameters:
line - line number (beginning at 1)
Returns:
position of first character in line
Throws:
IndexOutOfBoundsException - if lineNumber < 1 if lineNumber > no. of lines

getPosition

long getPosition(long line,
                 long column)
Find the position corresponding to a (line,column).

Parameters:
line - line number (beginning at 1)
column - tab-expanded column number (beginning 1)
Returns:
position of character
Throws:
IndexOutOfBoundsException - if line < 1 if line > no. of lines

getLineNumber

long getLineNumber(long pos)
Find the line containing a position; a line termination character is on the line it terminates.

Parameters:
pos - character offset of the position
Returns:
the line number of pos (first line is 1)

getColumnNumber

long getColumnNumber(long pos)
Find the column for a character position. Tab characters preceding the position on the same line will be expanded when calculating the column number.

Parameters:
pos - character offset of the position
Returns:
the tab-expanded column number of pos (first column is 1)

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