Interface AttributeRegistry

  • All Known Implementing Classes:

    public interface AttributeRegistry
    The attribute registry allows to update the available attributes for an element. The update should happen during the boot-process or reports may behave inconsistently.
    • Method Detail

      • putAttributeDescription

        void putAttributeDescription​(AttributeMetaData metaData)
        Adds a new or updates the metadata for an existing attribute of a report-element.
        metaData - the new metadata object.
      • getAttributeDescription

        AttributeMetaData getAttributeDescription​(String namespace,
                                                  String name)
        Retrieves the metadata for an attribute by namespace and name.
        namespace - the namespace for the attribute.
        name - the attribute name.
        the attribute definition or null, if the attribute is not defined.