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Lift Framework example source code file (ValueHolder.scala)

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The Lift Framework ValueHolder.scala source code

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 * Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
 * you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
 * You may obtain a copy of the License at
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package net.liftweb 
package util 

trait ValueHolder {
  type ValueType

   * Get the value.  Use get.
   * @deprecated
  @deprecated("Use get")
  def is: ValueType

   * get the value
  def get: ValueType

 * A value that can be set
trait Settable extends ValueHolder {
  def set(in: ValueType): ValueType

   * Perform an atomic update of this Settable.
   * The current value is passed to the function and the ValueHolder
   * is set to the result of the function.  This is enclosed in the
   * performAtomicOperation method which will, by default, synchronize
   * this instance
  def atomicUpdate(f: ValueType => ValueType): ValueType =

   * Perform an atomic operation on the Settable. By default
   * synchronizes the instance, but it could use other mechanisms
  def performAtomicOperation[T](f: => T): T = synchronized {

trait SettableValueHolder extends Settable

trait PValueHolder[T] extends ValueHolder {
 type ValueType = T

object PValueHolder {
  implicit def tToVHT[T](in: T): PValueHolder[T] = new PValueHolder[T] {def is = in; def get = is}
  def apply[T](in: T) = tToVHT(in)

object ValueHolder {
  implicit def tToVHT[T](in: T): ValueHolder = new PValueHolder[T] {def is = in; def get = is}
  def apply[T](in: T) = tToVHT(in)

trait PSettableValueHolder[T] extends PValueHolder[T] with SettableValueHolder

 * Kinda like a JavaBean property.  It's something that can
 * be set and retrieved
trait LiftValue[T] extends PSettableValueHolder[T] {
  def is: T = get

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