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

All Known Implementing Classes:
ReferenceSpaceImp

public interface ReferenceSpace

A reference space provides a means of identifying arbitrary file collection chains with string names


Method Summary
 void cleanup()
          Synchronises any necessary state with storage prior to shutdown
 FileCollection getCollection(java.lang.String reference)
          Returns a file collection chain for the given name
 java.lang.String getReference(FileCollection collection)
          Returns a string name for the given collection
 

Method Detail

getCollection

public FileCollection getCollection(java.lang.String reference)
Returns a file collection chain for the given name


getReference

public java.lang.String getReference(FileCollection collection)
Returns a string name for the given collection


cleanup

public void cleanup()
Synchronises any necessary state with storage prior to shutdown