nesstar.api.common
Class Organisation

java.lang.Object
  extended by java.util.Observable
      extended by nesstar.rdf.RDFObject
          extended by nesstar.api.common.Resource
              extended by nesstar.api.common.Organisation
All Implemented Interfaces:
Comparable, RDFObj

public class Organisation
extends Resource


Field Summary
static String CLASS_ID
           
 
Fields inherited from class nesstar.rdf.RDFObject
COLSEP, IS_GETTER, IS_PART, IS_PART_OF, WRITE_OP
 
Constructor Summary
Organisation(RDFDB db, URL id)
          Create an object with the indicated id in the indicated db
 
Method Summary
 void clear()
          Clear all properties of this object
 String get_affiliation()
           
 RDFRef get_study()
           
 String get_uri()
           
 String getAffiliation()
           
static Vector getAllInstances()
           
static Vector getAllInstances(RDFDB db)
           
 String getComment()
          Returns a human readable comment/description of the object as an HTML string (it should contain only basic HTML markers).
static FeatureDescriptor getDescriptor(String featureName)
          get the descriptor for a feature of the class, either method or attribute Note: the methods' feature are still not implemented
static Collection getGetterMethods()
           
static Resource getInstance(RDFDB db, URL id)
          If an object of type Organisation with the indicated id exists in the db returns it otherwise create a new object in the db and returns it
static Resource getInstance(String rdf)
           
static Collection getPartsDescriptor()
           
 Study2 getStudy()
           
 String getUri()
           
 void initialised()
          Notify that the object has been created and its properties setup for the first time.
static void listenForNewObj(NewObjListener listener)
          Register to be notified when new objects are added.
static Resource newInstance(RDFDB db)
          Create a new object of this type with a locally unique id and returns it
static Resource retrieve(URL id)
          If an object of type Organisation with the indicated id has already being retrieved from the network returns it otherwise retrieve it together with its class information (methods, properties, etc.)
 void set_affiliation(String affiliation)
           
 void set_study(RDFRef study)
           
 void set_uri(String uri)
           
 void setAffiliation(String affiliation)
           
 void setStudy(Study2 study)
           
 void setUri(String uri)
           
 
Methods inherited from class nesstar.rdf.RDFObject
AddProperty, AddStringProperty, chkFinal, compareTo, dbg, equals, err, err, get_comment, get_creationDate, get_label, get, getAccessCondition, getBinding, getBindings, getBookmarkLabel, getCollectionURL, getCreationDate, getDB, getDescriptor, getDomain, getID, getInitialisedProperties, getInternalID, getLabel, getLastClear, getPartsDescriptor, getPartsDescriptor, getPath, getProperties, GetProperties, GetProperty, GetPropertyStatement, GetPropertyStatements, getRange, getRangeType, getRef, getRef, getServer, getShortId, getShortID, getStatementHome, GetStringProperties, GetStringProperty, getTimeoutInSecs, getType, init, init, isComplete, isLocal, isMeta, isStale, loaded, neededCollectionReload, neededReload, neededReload, neededReload, neededReload, needsReload, reload, remove, set_comment, set_complete, set_creationDate, set_label, set, setComment, setComplete, setCreationDate, setDB, setHardOrSoft, setID, setLabel, setLastClear, SetProperty, setServer, SetStringProperty, setTimeoutInSecs, setTimestamp, setType, setTypeID, stale, toRDF, toRDFWrapped, toString, update
 
Methods inherited from class java.util.Observable
addObserver, countObservers, deleteObserver, deleteObservers, hasChanged, notifyObservers, notifyObservers
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait
 

Field Detail

CLASS_ID

public static String CLASS_ID
Constructor Detail

Organisation

public Organisation(RDFDB db,
                    URL id)
             throws Exception
Create an object with the indicated id in the indicated db

Parameters:
db - the db where the object is to be created
id - the id of the object to create
Throws:
Exception
Method Detail

set_study

public void set_study(RDFRef study)
Parameters:
study -

setStudy

public void setStudy(Study2 study)
              throws Exception
Parameters:
study -
Throws:
Exception

setUri

public void setUri(String uri)
Parameters:
uri -
This property stores the contents of the DDI field:
<codeBook><stdyDscr><citation><distStmt><distrbtr URI>

set_uri

public void set_uri(String uri)
Parameters:
uri -

setAffiliation

public void setAffiliation(String affiliation)
Parameters:
affiliation -
This property stores the contents of the DDI field:
<codeBook><stdyDscr><citation><distStmt><distrbtr affiliation>

set_affiliation

public void set_affiliation(String affiliation)
Parameters:
affiliation -

getAllInstances

public static Vector getAllInstances(RDFDB db)
                              throws Exception
Parameters:
db - the db where the instances are to be found
Returns:
all the instances of this class in the database
Throws:
Exception

getAllInstances

public static Vector getAllInstances()
                              throws Exception
Returns:
get all the instances of this class from the default database
Throws:
Exception

getInstance

public static Resource getInstance(RDFDB db,
                                   URL id)
                            throws Exception
If an object of type Organisation with the indicated id exists in the db returns it otherwise create a new object in the db and returns it

Parameters:
db - the db where the object is to be found or created
id - the id of the object to retrieve or create
Returns:
an object of type Server with the indicated id and existing in the indicated db
Throws:
Exception

getInstance

public static Resource getInstance(String rdf)
                            throws Exception
Parameters:
rdf - some rdf code that contains a description of an object of this kind
Returns:
the single instance of this class described in the passed RDF code
Throws:
Exception

get_study

public RDFRef get_study()
                 throws Exception
Throws:
Exception

getStudy

public Study2 getStudy()
Returns:

getComment

public String getComment()
Description copied from class: RDFObject
Returns a human readable comment/description of the object as an HTML string (it should contain only basic HTML markers).

Overrides:
getComment in class RDFObject
Returns:
the comment
This property stores the contents of the DDI field:
<codeBook><stdyDscr><citation><distStmt><distrbtr>

getUri

public String getUri()
This property stores the contents of the DDI field:
<codeBook><stdyDscr><citation><distStmt><distrbtr URI>

get_uri

public String get_uri()
               throws Exception
Throws:
Exception

getAffiliation

public String getAffiliation()
This property stores the contents of the DDI field:
<codeBook><stdyDscr><citation><distStmt><distrbtr affiliation>

get_affiliation

public String get_affiliation()
                       throws Exception
Throws:
Exception

getDescriptor

public static FeatureDescriptor getDescriptor(String featureName)
get the descriptor for a feature of the class, either method or attribute Note: the methods' feature are still not implemented

Parameters:
featureName -

getPartsDescriptor

public static Collection getPartsDescriptor()
Returns:
the descriptor of the attribute that are part of the class

getGetterMethods

public static Collection getGetterMethods()
Returns:
the descriptor of the attribute that are part of the class

newInstance

public static Resource newInstance(RDFDB db)
                            throws Exception
Create a new object of this type with a locally unique id and returns it

Parameters:
db - the db where the object is to be found or created
Returns:
an object of this type
Throws:
Exception

listenForNewObj

public static void listenForNewObj(NewObjListener listener)
Register to be notified when new objects are added.

Parameters:
listener - the listener

initialised

public void initialised()
Notify that the object has been created and its properties setup for the first time. This is NOT called when the object is simply reloaded.

Overrides:
initialised in class Resource

retrieve

public static Resource retrieve(URL id)
                         throws Exception
If an object of type Organisation with the indicated id has already being retrieved from the network returns it otherwise retrieve it together with its class information (methods, properties, etc.)

Parameters:
id - the id of the object to retrieve
Returns:
an object of type Organisation with the indicated id
Throws:
Exception

clear

public void clear()
Description copied from class: RDFObject
Clear all properties of this object

Overrides:
clear in class Resource

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