Interface DataSourceManager

  • public interface DataSourceManager
    Entry point to access all data sources implemented as OSGi services. Once someone export DataSource as an OSGi service, this object automatically add the source and it is accessible by users.

    Module: datasource-api

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


    Cytoscape Backwards Compatibility (API Interface): We expect that this interface will be used but not implemented by developers using this interface. As such, we reserve the right to add methods to the interface as part of minor version upgrades. We will not remove methods for any changes other than major version upgrades.
    • Method Detail

      • getDataSources

        Collection<DataSource> getDataSources​(DataCategory category)
        Returns all data sources under the given category.
        category - Category of the data source. Network, Table, etc.
        all data sources under the category.
      • getDataSources

        Collection<DataSource> getDataSources​(String providerName)
        Returns all data sources from a data provider
        providerName - name of the data provider
        all data source from the given data provider
      • getAllDataSources

        Collection<DataSource> getAllDataSources()
        Returns all data sources registered as OSGi services
        all data sources
      • getAllCategories

        Collection<DataCategory> getAllCategories()
        Returns all data categories
        all Data Categories
      • deleteDataSource

        boolean deleteDataSource​(DataSource pDataSource)
        Remove a DataSource from the DataSourceManager
        true if the dataSource is removed successfully
      • saveDataSource

        void saveDataSource​(DataSource pDataSource)
        Save a DataSource to the DataSourceManager
      • containsDataSource

        boolean containsDataSource​(DataSource pDataSource)
        Check if a DataSource already existed in the DataSourceManager
        true if the dataSource is in the DataSourceManager