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Commons JXPath example source code file (Function.java)

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The Commons JXPath Function.java source code

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package org.apache.commons.jxpath;

/**
 * Extension function interface. Extension functions are grouped into
 * {@link Functions Functions} objects, which are installed on
 * JXPathContexts using the
 * {@link JXPathContext#setFunctions JXPathContext.setFunctions()}
 * call.
 * <p>
 * The Function interface can be implemented directly. However,
 * most of the time JXPath's built-in implementations should suffice.
 * See {@link ClassFunctions ClassFunctions} and
 * {@link PackageFunctions PackageFunctions}.
 *
 * @author Dmitri Plotnikov
 * @version $Revision: 652845 $ $Date: 2008-05-02 12:46:46 -0500 (Fri, 02 May 2008) $
 */
public interface Function {

    /**
     * Computes the value of the function. Each implementation of Function
     * is responsible for conversion of supplied parameters to the required
     * argument types.
     *
     * @param context can be used to acquire the context in which the
     *    function is being evaluted.
     * @param parameters function arguments
     * @return Object result
     */
    Object invoke(ExpressionContext context, Object[] parameters);
}

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