org.apache.tools.ant.types
Interface ResourceFactory

All Known Implementing Classes:
DirectoryScanner, SourceFileScanner

public interface ResourceFactory

this interface should be implemented by classes (Scanners) needing to deliver information about resources.

Since:
Ant 1.5.2

Method Summary
 Resource getResource(java.lang.String name)
          Query a resource (file, zipentry, ...) by name
 

Method Detail

getResource

public Resource getResource(java.lang.String name)
Query a resource (file, zipentry, ...) by name

Parameters:
name - relative path of the resource about which information is sought. Expects "/" to be used as the directory separator.
Returns:
instance of Resource; the exists attribute of Resource will tell whether the sought resource exists


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