OrSelector (Apache Ant API)

Class OrSelector












All Implemented Interfaces:
FileSelector, SelectorContainer

public class OrSelector
extends BaseSelectorContainer

This selector has a collection of other selectors, any of which have to select a file in order for this selector to select it.

Bruce Atherton

Field Summary
Fields inherited from class org.apache.tools.ant.types.DataType
checked, description, ref
Fields inherited from class org.apache.tools.ant.ProjectComponent
Constructor Summary
          Default constructor.
Method Summary
 boolean isSelected(java.io.File basedir, java.lang.String filename, java.io.File file)
          Returns true (the file is selected) if any of the other selectors agree that the file should be selected.
 java.lang.String toString()
          Convert the Selectors within this container to a string.
Methods inherited from class org.apache.tools.ant.types.selectors.BaseSelectorContainer
addAnd, addContains, addCustom, addDate, addDepend, addDepth, addFilename, addMajority, addNone, addNot, addOr, addPresent, addSelector, addSize, appendSelector, getSelectors, hasSelectors, selectorCount, selectorElements, validate
Methods inherited from class org.apache.tools.ant.types.selectors.BaseSelector
getError, setError, verifySettings
Methods inherited from class org.apache.tools.ant.types.DataType
circularReference, dieOnCircularReference, getCheckedRef, getDescription, isReference, noChildrenAllowed, setDescription, setRefid, tooManyAttributes
Methods inherited from class org.apache.tools.ant.ProjectComponent
getProject, log, log, setProject
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait

Constructor Detail


public OrSelector()
Default constructor.

Method Detail


public java.lang.String toString()
Description copied from class: BaseSelectorContainer
Convert the Selectors within this container to a string. This will just be a helper class for the subclasses that put their own name around the contents listed here.

toString in class BaseSelectorContainer
comma separated list of Selectors contained in this one


public boolean isSelected(java.io.File basedir,
                          java.lang.String filename,
                          java.io.File file)
Returns true (the file is selected) if any of the other selectors agree that the file should be selected.

Specified by:
isSelected in interface FileSelector
Specified by:
isSelected in class BaseSelectorContainer
basedir - the base directory the scan is being done from
filename - the name of the file to check
file - a java.io.File object for the filename that the selector can use
whether the file should be selected or not

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