Class Cast

  • All Implemented Interfaces:
    AdditionalInformationHandler, CleanUpHandler, Destroyable, GlobalInfoSupporter, LoggingLevelHandler, LoggingSupporter, OptionHandler, QuickInfoSupporter, ShallowCopySupporter<Actor>, SizeOfHandler, Stoppable, StoppableWithFeedback, VariablesInspectionHandler, VariableChangeListener, Actor, ControlActor, ErrorHandler, InputConsumer, OutputProducer, Serializable, Comparable

    public class Cast
    extends AbstractTransformer
    implements ControlActor
    Casts the incoming data to the specified classname. For arrays, use '[]' at the end (can be used multiple times).
    By using adams.flow.core.Unknown (default) you should be able to avoid specifying the actual classname

    - accepts:
    - generates:

    -logging-level <OFF|SEVERE|WARNING|INFO|CONFIG|FINE|FINER|FINEST> (property: loggingLevel)
        The logging level for outputting errors and debugging output.
        default: WARNING
    -name <java.lang.String> (property: name)
        The name of the actor.
        default: Cast
    -annotation <adams.core.base.BaseAnnotation> (property: annotations)
        The annotations to attach to this actor.
    -skip <boolean> (property: skip)
        If set to true, transformation is skipped and the input token is just forwarded 
        as it is.
        default: false
    -stop-flow-on-error <boolean> (property: stopFlowOnError)
        If set to true, the flow gets stopped in case this actor encounters an error;
         useful for critical actors.
        default: false
    -silent <boolean> (property: silent)
        If enabled, then no errors are output in the console.
        default: false
    -classname <adams.core.base.BaseClassname> (property: classname)
        The classname to cast the incoming data to.
        default: adams.flow.core.Unknown
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    See Also:
    Serialized Form
    • Field Detail

      • m_Classname

        protected BaseClassname m_Classname
        the Class to cast to.
      • m_ActualClass

        protected Class m_ActualClass
        the actual class to cast to.
    • Constructor Detail

      • Cast

        public Cast()
    • Method Detail

      • reset

        protected void reset()
        Resets the actor.
        reset in class AbstractActor
      • setClassname

        public void setClassname​(BaseClassname value)
        Sets the classname.
        value - the classname
      • getClassname

        public BaseClassname getClassname()
        Returns the classname.
        the classname
      • classnameTipText

        public String classnameTipText()
        Returns the tip text for this property.
        tip text for this property suitable for displaying in the GUI or for listing the options.
      • accepts

        public Class[] accepts()
        Returns the class that the consumer accepts.
        Specified by:
        accepts in interface InputConsumer
      • generates

        public Class[] generates()
        Returns the class of objects that it generates.
        Specified by:
        generates in interface OutputProducer
      • doExecute

        protected String doExecute()
        Executes the flow item.
        Specified by:
        doExecute in class AbstractActor
        null if everything is fine, otherwise error message