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Java example source code file (Component.ts)

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charthistogram, chartscatter, chartstackedarea, component, componentdiv, componenttable, componenttext, componenttype, error, json, renderable, typical, unknown

The Component.ts Java example source code

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/// <reference path="../typedefs/jquery.d.ts" />
/// <reference path="Style.ts" />
/// <reference path="ComponentType.ts" />

abstract class Component {

    private componentType: ComponentType;

    constructor(componentType: ComponentType){
        this.componentType = componentType;

    public getComponentType(){
        return this.componentType;

    /* Parse the JSON string that represents a component, and build that component
     * Assumption here: the format is like '{"ComponentTable": {...}}' - i.e., as generated by Jackson for the Java objects
     *  */
    public static getComponent(jsonStr: string): Renderable {

        var json: any = JSON.parse(jsonStr);
        var key: string;
        if(json["componentType"]) key = json["componentType"];  //No wrapper object case...
        else key = Object.keys(json)[0];    //Typical wrapper object case

            case ComponentType[ComponentType.ComponentText]:
                return new ComponentText(jsonStr);

            case ComponentType[ComponentType.ComponentTable]:
                return new ComponentTable(jsonStr);

            case ComponentType[ComponentType.ChartHistogram]:
                return new ChartHistogram(jsonStr);

            case ComponentType[ComponentType.ChartHorizontalBar]:
                throw new Error("Horizontal bar chart: not yet implemented");

            case ComponentType[ComponentType.ChartLine]:
                return new ChartLine(jsonStr);

            case ComponentType[ComponentType.ChartScatter]:
                return new ChartScatter(jsonStr);

            case ComponentType[ComponentType.ChartStackedArea]:
                return new ChartStackedArea(jsonStr);

            case ComponentType[ComponentType.DecoratorAccordion]:
                return new DecoratorAccordion(jsonStr);

            case ComponentType[ComponentType.ComponentDiv]:
                return new ComponentDiv(jsonStr);

                throw new Error("Unknown component type \"" + key + "\" or invalid JSON: \"" + jsonStr + "\"");

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