Coverage Report - net.wotonomy.foundation.xml.XMLDecoder
 
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XMLDecoder
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 /*
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 Wotonomy: OpenStep design patterns for pure Java applications.
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 Copyright (C) 2000 Intersect Software Corporation
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 This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
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 modify it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public
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 License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either
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 version 2.1 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
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 This library is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
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 but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
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 MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the GNU
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 Lesser General Public License for more details.
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 You should have received a copy of the GNU Lesser General Public
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 License along with this library; if not, see http://www.gnu.org
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 */
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 package net.wotonomy.foundation.xml;
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 import java.io.InputStream;
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 import java.net.URL;
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 /**
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 * Defines an interface for classes that can de-serialize 
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 * java objects from an XML representation. 
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 */
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 public interface XMLDecoder
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 {
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     /**
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     * Decodes an object from the specified input stream.
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     * @param anInputStream The input stream from which to read.
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     * The stream will be read fully.
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     * @param aDescription A description to accompany error messages
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     * for the stream, typically a file name.
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     * @param aURL A URL against which relative references within the
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     * XML will be resolved.
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     * @return The object that was constructed from the XML content,
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     * or null if no object could be constructed.
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     */ 
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     public Object decode( 
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         InputStream anInputStream, String aDescription, URL aURL );
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 }
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 /*
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  * $Log$
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  * Revision 1.1  2006/02/18 22:21:10  cgruber
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  * Add in simple xml interfaces from net.wotonomy.xml project.
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  * Add cobertura.ser to .cvsignore.  God I wish sourceforge would move on this subversion thing...
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  *
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  * Revision 1.1  2006/02/16 13:22:22  cgruber
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  * Check in all sources in eclipse-friendly maven-enabled packages.
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  *
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  * Revision 1.2  2001/02/06 14:34:23  mpowers
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  * Forgot to rename the package declarations.
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  *
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  * Revision 1.1  2001/02/06 14:31:19  mpowers
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  * Moving XML utilities from util to xml package.
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  *
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  * Revision 1.1.1.1  2000/12/21 15:52:33  mpowers
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  * Contributing wotonomy.
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  *
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  * Revision 1.2  2000/12/20 16:25:48  michael
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  * Added log to all files.
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  *
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  *
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  */
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