org.apache.struts.tiles
Interface ComponentDefinitionsFactory

All Superinterfaces:
java.io.Serializable
All Known Implementing Classes:
ReloadableDefinitionsFactory, FactorySet

Deprecated. Use DefinitionsFactory instead.

public interface ComponentDefinitionsFactory
extends java.io.Serializable

Component repository interface. This interface allows to retrieve an definition by its name, independently of the factory implementation. Implementation must be Serializable, in order to be compliant with web Container having this constraint (Weblogic 6.x).


Method Summary
 ComponentDefinition getDefinition(java.lang.String name, javax.servlet.ServletRequest request, javax.servlet.ServletContext servletContext)
          Deprecated. Get a definition by its name.
 void initFactory(javax.servlet.ServletContext servletContext, java.util.Map properties)
          Deprecated. Init factory.
 

Method Detail

getDefinition

public ComponentDefinition getDefinition(java.lang.String name,
                                         javax.servlet.ServletRequest request,
                                         javax.servlet.ServletContext servletContext)
                                  throws NoSuchDefinitionException,
                                         DefinitionsFactoryException
Deprecated. 
Get a definition by its name.
Parameters:
name - Name of requested definition.
request - Current servelet request
servletContext - current servlet context
Throws:
DefinitionsFactoryException - An error occur while getting definition.
NoSuchDefinitionException - No definition found for specified name Implementation can throw more accurate exception as a subclass of this exception

initFactory

public void initFactory(javax.servlet.ServletContext servletContext,
                        java.util.Map properties)
                 throws DefinitionsFactoryException
Deprecated. 
Init factory. This method is called exactly once immediately after factory creation in case of internal creation (by DefinitionUtil).
Parameters:
servletContext - Servlet Context passed to newly created factory.
properties - Map of name/property passed to newly created factory. Map can contains more properties than requested.
Throws:
DefinitionsFactoryException - An error occur during initialization.


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