Class SpreadSheetAppend

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

    public class SpreadSheetAppend
    extends AbstractInPlaceSpreadSheetTransformer
    implements StorageUpdater
    Appends the incoming spreadsheet to one in storage.
    If there is none in storage yet, the incoming spreadsheet will simply get stored in storage.
    The spreadsheets need not have the same structure, but it is assumed that column names are unique within a spreadsheet.
    The combined spreadsheet is then forwarded.

    - accepts:
    - generates:

    Valid options are:

    -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: SpreadSheetAppend
    -annotation <adams.core.base.BaseText> (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
    -no-copy <boolean> (property: noCopy)
        If enabled, no copy of the spreadsheet is created before processing it.
        default: false
    -storage-name <adams.flow.control.StorageName> (property: storageName)
        The name of the stored spreadsheet to append the incoming one.
        default: storage
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    Serialized Form
    • Field Detail

      • m_StorageName

        protected StorageName m_StorageName
        the name of the stored value.
    • Constructor Detail

      • SpreadSheetAppend

        public SpreadSheetAppend()
    • Method Detail

      • setStorageName

        public void setStorageName​(StorageName value)
        Sets the name of the stored value.
        value - the name
      • getStorageName

        public StorageName getStorageName()
        Returns the name of the stored value.
        the name
      • storageNameTipText

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

        public boolean isUpdatingStorage()
        Returns whether storage items are being updated.
        Specified by:
        isUpdatingStorage in interface StorageUpdater
        true if storage items are updated
      • doExecute

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