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From "Benedikt Ritter (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Updated] (BEANUTILS-406) DynaClassReader to read DynaClass definitions from a "DSL"
Date Thu, 28 Feb 2013 12:29:13 GMT

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Benedikt Ritter updated BEANUTILS-406:
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    Fix Version/s: LATER THAN 1.8.4
    
> DynaClassReader to read DynaClass definitions from a "DSL"
> ----------------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: BEANUTILS-406
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/BEANUTILS-406
>             Project: Commons BeanUtils
>          Issue Type: New Feature
>          Components: DynaBean
>    Affects Versions: 1.8.3
>            Reporter: Michael Vorburger
>             Fix For: LATER THAN 1.8.4
>
>         Attachments: 0002-BEANUTILS-406-DynaClassReader-to-read-DynaClass-defi.patch
>
>
> It could sometimes be very useful to create DynaClass definitions not only programmatically
(as is possible today), but to define data structures in some textual format (a "DSL"), and
load that into DynaClass/DynaProperty and create DynaBeans from that.
> This isn't very hard to add to BeanUtils (I've done it and will attach a patch) and would
allow the following usage, given:
> {noformat}Address  { 
> 	zip:  java.lang.Long 
> }
> Employee {
>         firstName : java.lang.String
> 	lastName :java.lang.String   
> 	
> 	mainAddress  : Address
> 	boss         : Employee
> 	subordinates : Employee *
> 	address      : Address <>
> }{noformat}
> one could then use the new proposed DynaClassReader like so:
> {noformat}DynaClassReader r = new DynaClassReader();
> r.readClasspathResource("/DynaClassReaderTest.domain.txt");
> DynaClass klass = r.getDynaClass("Employee");
> {noformat}
> This requires BEANUTILS-405.

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