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From "Gary D. Gregory (Updated) (JIRA)" <>
Subject [jira] [Updated] (VFS-255) Allow file operations to return a result
Date Fri, 20 Apr 2012 13:18:42 GMT


Gary D. Gregory updated VFS-255:

    Fix Version/s:     (was: 2.0)
> Allow file operations to return a result
> ----------------------------------------
>                 Key: VFS-255
>                 URL:
>             Project: Commons VFS
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>    Affects Versions: 2.0
>            Reporter: Frank van der Kleij
>             Fix For: 2.1
> Currently the file operations can not return any result after being executed. A simple
interface should allow marking the operations that return something without being too strict
about what they return.
> I'm working on a command line shell based on VFS that also allows executing operations
( For the moment I found nothing better than to check
for a method getResult() but it I would prefer to just check for the interface.
> The interface could be something like this:
> package org.apache.commons.vfs.operations;
> public interface FileOperationResult {
> 	public abstract Object getResult();
> }
> For me returning a String would be good enough,  but I think returning an Object the
most appropriate. In the vfs shell I just do a toString() on it. 

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