Class Context

  • Direct Known Subclasses:
    JsonLDReadContext, JsonLDWriteContext

    public class Context
    extends java.lang.Object
    A class for setting and keeping named values. Used to pass implementation-specific parameters across general interfaces.
    • Constructor Summary

      Constructors 
      Constructor Description
      Context()
      Create an empty context
      Context​(Context cxt)
      Create a context and initialize it with a copy of the named values of another one.
    • Method Summary

      All Methods Static Methods Instance Methods Concrete Methods 
      Modifier and Type Method Description
      Context copy()
      Return a copy of this context.
      boolean equals​(java.lang.Object obj)  
      <T> T get​(Symbol property)
      Get the object value of a property or null
      java.lang.Object get​(Symbol property, java.lang.Object defaultValue)
      Get the object value of a property - return the default value if not present .
      java.lang.String getAsString​(Symbol property)
      Get the value a string (uses .toString() if the value is not null)
      java.lang.String getAsString​(Symbol property, java.lang.String defaultValue)
      Get the value a string (uses .toString() if the value is not null) - supply a default string value
      int getInt​(Symbol symbol, int defaultValue)
      Get the value as a long value.
      long getLong​(Symbol symbol, long defaultValue)
      Get the value as a long value.
      int hashCode()  
      boolean hasValue​(Symbol property, java.lang.Object value)
      Test whether a named value is a specific value (.equals)
      boolean hasValueAsString​(Symbol property, java.lang.String value)
      Test whether a named value (as a string) has a specific string form
      boolean hasValueAsString​(Symbol property, java.lang.String value, boolean ignoreCase)
      Test whether a named value (as a string) has a specific string form - can ignore case
      boolean isDefined​(Symbol property)
      Is a property set?
      boolean isFalse​(Symbol property)
      Is the value 'false' (either set to the string "false" or Boolean.FALSE)
      boolean isFalseOrUndef​(Symbol property)
      Is the value 'false' (either set to the string "false" or Boolean.FALSE) or undefined
      boolean isTrue​(Symbol property)
      Is the value 'true' (either set to the string "true" or Boolean.TRUE)
      boolean isTrueOrUndef​(Symbol property)
      Is the value 'true' (either set to the string "true" or Boolean.TRUE) or undefined?
      boolean isUndef​(Symbol property)
      Is a property not set?
      java.util.Set<Symbol> keys()
      Set of properties (as Symbols) currently defined
      static Context mergeCopy​(Context contextGlobal, Context contextLocal)
      Merge an outer (defaults to the system global context) and local context to produce a new context The new context is always a separate copy.
      void put​(Symbol property, java.lang.Object value)
      Store a named value - overwrites any previous set value
      void putAll​(Context other)  
      void remove​(Symbol property)
      Remove any value associated with a property
      void set​(Symbol property, boolean value)
      Store a named value - overwrites any previous set value
      void set​(Symbol property, java.lang.Object value)
      Store a named value - overwrites any previous set value
      static void setCurrentDateTime​(Context context)  
      void setFalse​(Symbol property)
      Set property value to be false
      void setIfUndef​(Symbol property, java.lang.Object value)
      Store a named value only if it is not currently set
      void setTrue​(Symbol property)
      Set property value to be true
      static Context setupContextForDataset​(Context globalContext, DatasetGraph dataset)
      Setup a context using another context and a dataset.
      int size()
      Return the number of context items
      java.lang.String toString()  
      void unset​(Symbol property)
      Remove any value associated with a property - alternative method name
      • Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object

        getClass, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait
    • Field Detail

      • emptyContext

        public static final Context emptyContext
    • Constructor Detail

      • Context

        public Context()
        Create an empty context
      • Context

        public Context​(Context cxt)
        Create a context and initialize it with a copy of the named values of another one. Shallow copy: the values themselves are not copied
    • Method Detail

      • copy

        public Context copy()
        Return a copy of this context. Modifications of the copy do not affect the original context.
      • get

        public <T> T get​(Symbol property)
        Get the object value of a property or null
      • get

        public java.lang.Object get​(Symbol property,
                                    java.lang.Object defaultValue)
        Get the object value of a property - return the default value if not present .
      • put

        public void put​(Symbol property,
                        java.lang.Object value)
        Store a named value - overwrites any previous set value
      • set

        public void set​(Symbol property,
                        java.lang.Object value)
        Store a named value - overwrites any previous set value
      • set

        public void set​(Symbol property,
                        boolean value)
        Store a named value - overwrites any previous set value
      • setIfUndef

        public void setIfUndef​(Symbol property,
                               java.lang.Object value)
        Store a named value only if it is not currently set
      • remove

        public void remove​(Symbol property)
        Remove any value associated with a property
      • unset

        public void unset​(Symbol property)
        Remove any value associated with a property - alternative method name
      • isDefined

        public boolean isDefined​(Symbol property)
        Is a property set?
      • isUndef

        public boolean isUndef​(Symbol property)
        Is a property not set?
      • getAsString

        public java.lang.String getAsString​(Symbol property,
                                            java.lang.String defaultValue)
        Get the value a string (uses .toString() if the value is not null) - supply a default string value
      • getAsString

        public java.lang.String getAsString​(Symbol property)
        Get the value a string (uses .toString() if the value is not null)
      • getInt

        public int getInt​(Symbol symbol,
                          int defaultValue)
        Get the value as a long value. The context entry can be a string, Integer or Long.
      • getLong

        public long getLong​(Symbol symbol,
                            long defaultValue)
        Get the value as a long value. The context entry can be a string, Integer or Long.
      • putAll

        public void putAll​(Context other)
      • setTrue

        public void setTrue​(Symbol property)
        Set property value to be true
      • setFalse

        public void setFalse​(Symbol property)
        Set property value to be false
      • isTrue

        public boolean isTrue​(Symbol property)
        Is the value 'true' (either set to the string "true" or Boolean.TRUE)
      • isTrueOrUndef

        public boolean isTrueOrUndef​(Symbol property)
        Is the value 'true' (either set to the string "true" or Boolean.TRUE) or undefined?
      • isFalse

        public boolean isFalse​(Symbol property)
        Is the value 'false' (either set to the string "false" or Boolean.FALSE)
      • isFalseOrUndef

        public boolean isFalseOrUndef​(Symbol property)
        Is the value 'false' (either set to the string "false" or Boolean.FALSE) or undefined
      • hasValue

        public boolean hasValue​(Symbol property,
                                java.lang.Object value)
        Test whether a named value is a specific value (.equals)
      • hasValueAsString

        public boolean hasValueAsString​(Symbol property,
                                        java.lang.String value)
        Test whether a named value (as a string) has a specific string form
      • hasValueAsString

        public boolean hasValueAsString​(Symbol property,
                                        java.lang.String value,
                                        boolean ignoreCase)
        Test whether a named value (as a string) has a specific string form - can ignore case
      • keys

        public java.util.Set<Symbol> keys()
        Set of properties (as Symbols) currently defined
      • size

        public int size()
        Return the number of context items
      • toString

        public java.lang.String toString()
        Overrides:
        toString in class java.lang.Object
      • setupContextForDataset

        public static Context setupContextForDataset​(Context globalContext,
                                                     DatasetGraph dataset)
        Setup a context using another context and a dataset.
      • setCurrentDateTime

        public static void setCurrentDateTime​(Context context)
      • mergeCopy

        public static Context mergeCopy​(Context contextGlobal,
                                        Context contextLocal)
        Merge an outer (defaults to the system global context) and local context to produce a new context The new context is always a separate copy.
      • hashCode

        public int hashCode()
        Overrides:
        hashCode in class java.lang.Object
      • equals

        public boolean equals​(java.lang.Object obj)
        Overrides:
        equals in class java.lang.Object