Class HandlerChainAnnotationHelper

  extended by org.apache.geronimo.j2ee.deployment.annotation.AnnotationHelper
      extended by org.apache.geronimo.j2ee.deployment.annotation.HandlerChainAnnotationHelper

public final class HandlerChainAnnotationHelper
extends AnnotationHelper

Static helper class used to encapsulate all the functions related to the translation of @HandlerChain annotations to deployment descriptor tags. The HandlerChainAnnotationHelper class can be used as part of the deployment of a module into the Geronimo server. It performs the following major functions:

  1. Translates annotations into corresponding deployment descriptor elements (so that the actual deployment descriptor in the module can be updated or even created if necessary)



Method Summary
static void processAnnotations(AnnotatedApp annotatedApp, org.apache.xbean.finder.ClassFinder classFinder)
          Updates the deployment descriptor with handler chain info from HandlerChain annotations
Methods inherited from class org.apache.geronimo.j2ee.deployment.annotation.AnnotationHelper
configureInjectionTarget, getInjectionClass, getInjectionJavaType, hasTarget, validateDD
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait

Method Detail


public static void processAnnotations(AnnotatedApp annotatedApp,
                                      org.apache.xbean.finder.ClassFinder classFinder)
                               throws DeploymentException
Updates the deployment descriptor with handler chain info from HandlerChain annotations

annotatedApp - Wrapper around spec dd
classFinder - ClassFinder containing classes of interest
DeploymentException - if parsing or validation error

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