org.apache.tools.ant.util.facade
Class FacadeTaskHelper

java.lang.Object
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public class FacadeTaskHelper
extends java.lang.Object

Helper class for facade implementations - encapsulates treatment of explicit implementation choices, magic properties and implementation specific command line arguments.

Since:
Ant 1.5

Constructor Summary
FacadeTaskHelper(java.lang.String defaultValue)
           
FacadeTaskHelper(java.lang.String defaultValue, java.lang.String magicValue)
           
 
Method Summary
 void addImplementationArgument(ImplementationSpecificArgument arg)
          Command line argument.
 java.lang.String[] getArgs()
          Retrieves the command line arguments enabled for the current facade implementation.
 java.lang.String getExplicitChoice()
          Retrieves the explicit user choice.
 java.lang.String getImplementation()
          Retrieves the implementation.
 boolean hasBeenSet()
          Tests whether the implementation has been chosen by the user (either via a magic property or explicitly.
 void setImplementation(java.lang.String userChoice)
          Used for explicit user choices.
 void setMagicValue(java.lang.String magicValue)
          Used to set the value of the magic property.
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait
 

Constructor Detail

FacadeTaskHelper

public FacadeTaskHelper(java.lang.String defaultValue)
Parameters:
defaultValue - The default value for the implementation. Must not be null.

FacadeTaskHelper

public FacadeTaskHelper(java.lang.String defaultValue,
                        java.lang.String magicValue)
Parameters:
defaultValue - The default value for the implementation. Must not be null.
magicValue - the value of a magic property that may hold a user. choice. May be null.
Method Detail

setMagicValue

public void setMagicValue(java.lang.String magicValue)
Used to set the value of the magic property.

Parameters:
magicValue - the value of a magic property that may hold a user.

setImplementation

public void setImplementation(java.lang.String userChoice)
Used for explicit user choices.

Parameters:
userChoice - the explicitly chosen implementation.

getImplementation

public java.lang.String getImplementation()
Retrieves the implementation.

Returns:
the implementation.

getExplicitChoice

public java.lang.String getExplicitChoice()
Retrieves the explicit user choice.

Returns:
the explicit user choice.

addImplementationArgument

public void addImplementationArgument(ImplementationSpecificArgument arg)
Command line argument.

Parameters:
arg - an argument to add.

getArgs

public java.lang.String[] getArgs()
Retrieves the command line arguments enabled for the current facade implementation.

Returns:
an array of command line arguements.

hasBeenSet

public boolean hasBeenSet()
Tests whether the implementation has been chosen by the user (either via a magic property or explicitly.

Returns:
true if magic or user choice has be set.
Since:
Ant 1.5.2


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