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Commons IO example source code file (ComparatorAbstractTestCase.java)

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The Commons IO ComparatorAbstractTestCase.java source code

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package org.apache.commons.io.comparator;

import java.io.File;
import java.util.ArrayList;
import java.util.Comparator;
import java.util.List;

import org.apache.commons.io.FileUtils;
import org.apache.commons.io.testtools.FileBasedTestCase;

 * Base Test case for Comparator implementations.
public abstract class ComparatorAbstractTestCase extends FileBasedTestCase {

    /** comparator instance */
    protected AbstractFileComparator comparator;

    /** reverse comparator instance */
    protected Comparator<File> reverse;

    /** File which compares equal to  "equalFile2" */
    protected File equalFile1;

    /** File which compares equal to  "equalFile1" */
    protected File equalFile2;

    /** File which is less than the "moreFile" */
    protected File lessFile;

    /** File which is more than the "lessFile" */
    protected File moreFile;

     * Construct a new test case with the specified name
     * @param name Name of the test
    public ComparatorAbstractTestCase(String name) {

    /** @see junit.framework.TestCase#setUp() */
    protected void setUp() throws Exception {
        comparator = (AbstractFileComparator)DefaultFileComparator.DEFAULT_COMPARATOR;
        reverse = DefaultFileComparator.DEFAULT_REVERSE;

    /** @see junit.framework.TestCase#tearDown() */
    protected void tearDown() throws Exception {
        comparator = null;
        reverse = null;
        equalFile1 = null;
        equalFile2 = null;
        lessFile = null;
        moreFile = null;

     * Test the comparator.
    public void testComparator() {
        assertEquals("equal", 0, comparator.compare(equalFile1, equalFile2));
        assertTrue("less",  comparator.compare(lessFile, moreFile) < 0);
        assertTrue("more",  comparator.compare(moreFile, lessFile) > 0);

     * Test the comparator reversed.
    public void testReverseComparator() {
        assertEquals("equal", 0, reverse.compare(equalFile1, equalFile2));
        assertTrue("less",  reverse.compare(moreFile, lessFile) < 0);
        assertTrue("more",  reverse.compare(lessFile, moreFile) > 0);

     * Test comparator array sort is null safe.
    public void testSortArrayNull() {

     * Test the comparator array sort.
    public void testSortArray() {
        File[] files = new File[3];
        files[0] = equalFile1;
        files[1] = moreFile;
        files[2] = lessFile;
        assertSame("equal", lessFile, files[0]);
        assertSame("less",  equalFile1, files[1]);
        assertSame("more",  moreFile, files[2]);

     * Test the comparator array sort.
    public void testSortList() {
        List<File> files = new ArrayList();
        assertSame("equal", lessFile, files.get(0));
        assertSame("less",  equalFile1, files.get(1));
        assertSame("more",  moreFile, files.get(2));

     * Test comparator list sort is null safe.
    public void testSortListNull() {

     * Test comparator toString.
    public void testToString() {
        assertNotNull("comparator", comparator.toString());
        assertTrue("reverse", reverse.toString().startsWith("ReverseComparator["));

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