Class IdentDescriptor

  • public final class IdentDescriptor
    extends Object
    Used to hold a current value for an equation's variable reference.

    Module: equations-api

    To use this in your app, include the following dependency in your POM:


    Cytoscape Backwards Compatibility (Final Class): This class is final and therefore can't be extended by users. This means that we may add methods for minor version updates. Methods will only be removed for major version updates.
    • Constructor Detail

      • IdentDescriptor

        public IdentDescriptor​(Object o)
        Initializes a new IdentDescriptor and provides minimal type translation (from Integer to Long).
        o - an object that represents a value for a variable reference
        NullPointerException - if "o" is null
        IllegalArgumentException - if "o" is not a Long, Integer, Double, Boolean nor a String
    • Method Detail

      • getType

        public Class getType()
        Returns the, possibly adjusted, type of the descriptor as one of the types internally supported by equations.
        the (translated) type of the descriptor
      • getValue

        public Object getValue()
        Returns the value of the descriptor.
        the (translated) value of the descriptor