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AbstractValueModel.java

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package com.jgoodies.binding.value;

import java.beans.PropertyChangeListener;

import com.jgoodies.binding.beans.Model;

/**
 * An abstract class that minimizes the effort required to implement
 * the {@link ValueModel} interface. It provides convenience methods
 * to convert boolean, double, float, int, and long to their 
 * corresponding Object values and vice versa.<p>
 * 
 * Subclasses must implement <code>getValue()</code> and 
 * <code>setValue(Object)</code> to get and set this model's value.
 *
 * @author Karsten Lentzsch
 * @version $Revision: 1.4 $
 * 
 * @see com.jgoodies.binding.beans.ExtendedPropertyChangeSupport
 */

00052 public abstract class AbstractValueModel extends Model implements ValueModel {
    
    /** 
     * The name of the bound property <em>value</em>.       
     */
00057     public static final String PROPERTYNAME_VALUE = "value";
    
    
    // Change Management ****************************************************

    /**
     * Registers the given PropertyChangeListener with this model. 
     * The listener will be notified if the value has changed.<p>
     * 
     * The PropertyChangeEvents delivered to the listener have the name 
     * set to "value". In other words, the listeners won't get notified 
     * when a PropertyChangeEvent is fired that has a null object as 
     * the name to indicate an arbitrary set of the event source's 
     * properties have changed.<p>
     * 
     * In the rare case, where you want to notify a PropertyChangeListener
     * even with PropertyChangeEvents that have no property name set,
     * you can register the listener with #addPropertyChangeListener,
     * not #addValueChangeListener.
     *
     * @param l the listener to add
     * 
     * @see ValueModel
     */
00081     public final void addValueChangeListener(PropertyChangeListener l) {
        addPropertyChangeListener(PROPERTYNAME_VALUE, l);
    }
    

    /**
     * Removes the given PropertyChangeListener from the model.
     *
     * @param l the listener to remove
     */
00091     public final void removeValueChangeListener(PropertyChangeListener l) {
        removePropertyChangeListener(PROPERTYNAME_VALUE, l);
    }
    
    
    /**
     * Notifies all listeners that have registered interest for
     * notification on this event type.  The event instance 
     * is lazily created using the parameters passed into 
     * the fire method.
     *
     * @param oldValue   the value before the change
     * @param newValue   the value after the change
     * 
     * @see java.beans.PropertyChangeSupport
     */
00107     public final void fireValueChange(Object oldValue, Object newValue) {
        firePropertyChange(PROPERTYNAME_VALUE, oldValue, newValue);
    }
    

    /**
     * Notifies all listeners that have registered interest for
     * notification on this event type.  The event instance 
     * is lazily created using the parameters passed into 
     * the fire method.<p>
     * 
     * The boolean parameter specifies whether differences between the old 
     * and new value are tested using <code>==</code> or <code>#equals</code>.
     *
     * @param oldValue         the value before the change
     * @param newValue         the value after the change
     * @param checkIdentity    true to compare the old and new value using
     *     <code>==</code>, false to use <code>#equals</code>
     * 
     * @see java.beans.PropertyChangeSupport
     */
00128     public final void fireValueChange(Object oldValue, Object newValue, boolean checkIdentity) {
        firePropertyChange(PROPERTYNAME_VALUE, oldValue, newValue, checkIdentity);
    }
    

    /**
     * Notifies all listeners that have registered interest for
     * notification on this event type.  The event instance 
     * is lazily created using the parameters passed into 
     * the fire method.
     *
     * @param oldValue   the boolean value before the change
     * @param newValue   the boolean value after the change
     * 
     * @see java.beans.PropertyChangeSupport
     */
00144     public final void fireValueChange(boolean oldValue, boolean newValue) {
        fireValueChange(Boolean.valueOf(oldValue), Boolean.valueOf(newValue));
    }
    

    /**
     * Notifies all listeners that have registered interest for
     * notification on this event type.  The event instance 
     * is lazily created using the parameters passed into 
     * the fire method.
     *
     * @param oldValue   the int value before the change
     * @param newValue   the int value after the change
     * 
     * @see java.beans.PropertyChangeSupport
     */
00160     public final void fireValueChange(int oldValue, int newValue) {
        fireValueChange(new Integer(oldValue), new Integer(newValue));
    }

    
    /**
     * Notifies all listeners that have registered interest for
     * notification on this event type.  The event instance 
     * is lazily created using the parameters passed into 
     * the fire method.
     *
     * @param oldValue   the long value before the change
     * @param newValue   the long value after the change
     * 
     * @see java.beans.PropertyChangeSupport
     */
00176     public final void fireValueChange(long oldValue, long newValue) {
        fireValueChange(new Long(oldValue), new Long(newValue));
    }
    

    /**
     * Notifies all listeners that have registered interest for
     * notification on this event type.  The event instance 
     * is lazily created using the parameters passed into 
     * the fire method.
     *
     * @param oldValue   the double value before the change
     * @param newValue   the double value after the change
     * 
     * @see java.beans.PropertyChangeSupport
     */
00192     public final void fireValueChange(double oldValue, double newValue) {
        fireValueChange(new Double(oldValue), new Double(newValue));
    }
    

    /**
     * Notifies all listeners that have registered interest for
     * notification on this event type.  The event instance 
     * is lazily created using the parameters passed into 
     * the fire method.
     *
     * @param oldValue   the float value before the change
     * @param newValue   the float value after the change
     * 
     * @see java.beans.PropertyChangeSupport
     */
00208     public final void fireValueChange(float oldValue, float newValue) {
        fireValueChange(new Float(oldValue), new Float(newValue));
    }

    
    // Type Conversion ******************************************************

    /**
     * Converts this model's value and returns it as a <code>boolean</code>.
     * 
     * @return the <code>boolean</code> value
     * @throws ClassCastException  if the observed value is not of type
     *     <code>Boolean</code>
     * @throws NullPointerException if the value is <code>null</code>
     */
00223     public final boolean booleanValue() {
        return ((Boolean) getValue()).booleanValue();
    }
    
    
    /**
     * Converts this model's value and returns it as a <code>double</code>.
     * 
     * @return the <code>double</code> value
     * @throws ClassCastException  if the observed value is not of type
     *     <code>Double</code>
     * @throws NullPointerException if the value is <code>null</code>
     */
00236     public final double doubleValue() {
        return ((Double) getValue()).doubleValue();
    }
    
    
    /**
     * Converts this model's value and returns it as a <code>float</code>.
     * 
     * @return the <code>float</code> value
     * @throws ClassCastException  if the observed value is not of type
     *     <code>Float</code>
     * @throws NullPointerException if the value is <code>null</code>
     */
00249     public final float floatValue() {
        return ((Float) getValue()).floatValue();
    }
    
    
    /**
     * Converts this model's value and returns it as an <code>int</code>.
     * 
     * @return the <code>int</code> value
     * @throws ClassCastException  if the observed value is not of type
     *     <code>Integer</code>
     * @throws NullPointerException if the value is <code>null</code>
     */
00262     public final int intValue() {
        return ((Integer) getValue()).intValue();
    }
    
    
    /**
     * Converts this model's value and returns it as a <code>long</code>.
     * 
     * @return the <code>long</code> value
     * @throws ClassCastException  if the observed value is not of type
     *     <code>Long</code>
     * @throws NullPointerException if the value is <code>null</code>
     */
00275     public final long longValue() {
        return ((Long) getValue()).longValue();
    }
    
    
    /**
     * Converts this model's value and returns it as a <code>String</code>.
     * 
     * @return this model's value as String
     * @throws ClassCastException  if the observed value is not of type
     *     <code>String</code>
     */
00287     public String getString() {
        return (String) getValue();
    }

    
    /**
     * Converts the given <code>boolean</code> to a <code>Boolean</code> and 
     * sets it as new value.
     * 
     * @param b   the value to be converted and set as new value
     */
00298     public final void setValue(boolean b) {
        setValue(Boolean.valueOf(b));
    }
    
    
    /**
     * Converts the given <code>double</code> to a <code>Double</code> and 
     * sets it as new value.
     * 
     * @param d   the value to be converted and set as new value
     */
00309     public final void setValue(double d) {
        setValue(new Double(d));
    }
    
    
    /**
     * Converts the given <code>float</code> to a <code>Float</code> and 
     * sets it as new value.
     * 
     * @param f   the value to be converted and set as new value
     */
00320     public final void setValue(float f) {
        setValue(new Float(f));
    }
    
    
    /**
     * Converts the given <code>int</code> to an <code>Integer</code> and 
     * sets it as new value.
     * 
     * @param i   the value to be converted and set as new value
     */
00331     public final void setValue(int i) {
        setValue(new Integer(i));
    }
    

    /**
     * Converts the given <code>long</code> to a <code>Long</code> and 
     * sets it as new value.
     * 
     * @param l   the value to be converted and set as new value
     */
00342     public final void setValue(long l) {
        setValue(new Long(l));
    }

    
    /**
     * Returns a string representation of this value model. 
     * Answers the print string of the observed value.
     * 
     * @return a string representation of this value model
     */
00353     public String toString() {
        try {
            Object value = getValue();
            return value == null ? "null" : value.toString();
        } catch (Exception e) {
            return "Can't read";
        }
    }
    
}

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