commons-issues mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Sebb (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] Created: (COMPRESS-61) ArchiveStreamFactory could have static methods as well
Date Sat, 28 Mar 2009 01:00:51 GMT
ArchiveStreamFactory could have static methods as well
------------------------------------------------------

                 Key: COMPRESS-61
                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/COMPRESS-61
             Project: Commons Compress
          Issue Type: Improvement
            Reporter: Sebb


ArchiveStreamFactory currently has to be instantiated in order to use it.

The methods have to be instance methods in order for subclasses to override them, but until
that is done (will it ever be done?) it seems a bit unnecessary to create an instance of the
class.

Perhaps there could be a private static instance of the class that could be used with public
static methods?

The same considerations apply to the other factories.

-- 
This message is automatically generated by JIRA.
-
You can reply to this email to add a comment to the issue online.


Mime
View raw message