uk.ac.ed.inf.ogsaconfig.garm
Interface PersistenceMechanismFactory

All Known Implementing Classes:
XMLPersistenceMechanismFactory

public interface PersistenceMechanismFactory

A persistence mechanism factory provides a way to create persistence mechanisms for arbitrary file collection chains


Method Summary
 void cleanup()
          Performs any necessary cleanup operations to synchronise the data in storage prior to shutdown
 PersistenceMechanism getPersistenceMechanism(java.lang.String reference)
          Returns a persistence mechanism for the chain whose reference is given
 

Method Detail

getPersistenceMechanism

public PersistenceMechanism getPersistenceMechanism(java.lang.String reference)
Returns a persistence mechanism for the chain whose reference is given


cleanup

public void cleanup()
Performs any necessary cleanup operations to synchronise the data in storage prior to shutdown