TAO_PortableGroup 2.0.1
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TAO::PG_Property_Set Class Reference

#include <PG_Property_Set.h>

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Public Member Functions

 PG_Property_Set (void)
 PG_Property_Set (const PortableGroup::Properties &property_set)
 PG_Property_Set (const PortableGroup::Properties &property_set, PG_Property_Set *defaults)
 PG_Property_Set (PG_Property_Set *defaults)
 ~PG_Property_Set ()
int find (const ACE_CString &key, const PortableGroup::Value *&pValue) const
void decode (const PortableGroup::Properties &property_set)
void clear ()
void remove (const PortableGroup::Properties &property_set)
void set_property (const char *name, const PortableGroup::Value &value)
void export_properties (PortableGroup::Properties &property_set) const

Private Types

typedef ACE_Hash_Map_Manager
< ACE_CString, const
typedef ACE_Hash_Map_Iterator
< ACE_CString, const

Private Member Functions

void merge_properties (ValueMap &merged_values) const
 PG_Property_Set (const PG_Property_Set &rhs)
PG_Property_Setoperator= (const PG_Property_Set &rhs)

Private Attributes

TAO_SYNCH_MUTEX internals_
ValueMap values_

Detailed Description

The PG_Property_Set captures the set of properties from a PortableGroup::Properties structure in a more usable format (a hash map), and provides methods for operating on these properties.

It supports "chains" of property sets to implement default value semantics. If a requested property is not found in this set, the default set(s) are searched. Thus, any property found at this level overrides the defaults.

See: PG_Properties_Support for more details on use of this object.

A PG_Property_Set may also be used for it's original purpose as a stand-alone helper class for extracting values from PortableGroup::Properties.

Member Typedef Documentation

typedef ACE_Hash_Map_Manager< ACE_CString, const PortableGroup::Value *, ACE_SYNCH_NULL_MUTEX> TAO::PG_Property_Set::ValueMap [private]
typedef ACE_Hash_Map_Iterator< ACE_CString, const PortableGroup::Value *, ACE_SYNCH_NULL_MUTEX> TAO::PG_Property_Set::ValueMapIterator [private]

Constructor & Destructor Documentation

TAO::PG_Property_Set::PG_Property_Set ( void  )

constructor: empty set with no defaults.

TAO::PG_Property_Set::PG_Property_Set ( const PortableGroup::Properties property_set)


property_setthe properties to be decoded
TAO::PG_Property_Set::PG_Property_Set ( const PortableGroup::Properties property_set,
PG_Property_Set defaults 

constructor with defaults

property_setthe properties to be decoded
defaultsa propert set decoder that supplies default values.
TAO::PG_Property_Set::PG_Property_Set ( PG_Property_Set defaults)

constructor with defaults, but no properties (yet) (note this is not a copy constructor)

defaultsa propert set decoder that supplies default values.
TAO::PG_Property_Set::~PG_Property_Set ( )
TAO::PG_Property_Set::PG_Property_Set ( const PG_Property_Set rhs) [private]

Member Function Documentation

void TAO::PG_Property_Set::clear ( )

Clear properties Does not clear default properties.

void TAO::PG_Property_Set::decode ( const PortableGroup::Properties property_set)

Decode additional properties Duplicate values replace previous values.

property_setthe properties to be decoded
void TAO::PG_Property_Set::export_properties ( PortableGroup::Properties property_set) const

Export the properties to a PortableGroup::Properties

This method is intended to be used to implement the PropertyManager::get_*_properties methods. If you want to access the properties for any purpose other than exporting them across a CORBA interface, it is much more efficient to use the find interface.

int TAO::PG_Property_Set::find ( const ACE_CString key,
const PortableGroup::Value *&  pValue 
) const

general purpose find. returns a pointer to an Any if templated methods were available: template <typename type=""> int find (const ACE_CString & key, TYPE & value) const; instead, see global function below

keythe (simple) name of the property
pValuean out parameter to receive a pointer to the Any containing the value
boolean true if found
void TAO::PG_Property_Set::merge_properties ( ValueMap merged_values) const [private]

populate a ValueMap with the properties known to this decoder including but overriding default values

PG_Property_Set& TAO::PG_Property_Set::operator= ( const PG_Property_Set rhs) [private]
void TAO::PG_Property_Set::remove ( const PortableGroup::Properties property_set)
void TAO::PG_Property_Set::set_property ( const char *  name,
const PortableGroup::Value value 

set or replace a single property

Member Data Documentation

PG_Property_Set* TAO::PG_Property_Set::defaults_ [private]

a parent to another property decoder that provides default values these can be chained indefinitely.

reference counted pointers would be a good idea here.
TAO_SYNCH_MUTEX TAO::PG_Property_Set::internals_ [mutable, private]

Protect internal state.

ValueMap TAO::PG_Property_Set::values_ [private]

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