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Groovy example source code file (RichActionWidgetFactory.groovy)

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action, action_args, class, class, constructor, constructor, failed, gui, icon, log, logging, object, object, reflection, richactionwidgetfactory, runtimeexception, string, string, swing

The Groovy RichActionWidgetFactory.groovy source code

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package groovy.swing.factory

import java.lang.reflect.Constructor
import java.lang.reflect.InvocationTargetException
import java.util.logging.Level
import java.util.logging.Logger
import javax.swing.Action
import javax.swing.Icon

 * @author shemnon
public class RichActionWidgetFactory extends AbstractFactory {
    static final Class[] ACTION_ARGS = [Action];
    static final Class[] ICON_ARGS = [Icon];
    static final Class[] STRING_ARGS = [String];

    final Constructor actionCtor;
    final Constructor iconCtor;
    final Constructor stringCtor;
    final Class klass;

    public RichActionWidgetFactory(Class klass) {
        try {
            actionCtor = klass.getConstructor(ACTION_ARGS);
            iconCtor = klass.getConstructor(ICON_ARGS);
            stringCtor = klass.getConstructor(STRING_ARGS);
            this.klass = klass;
        } catch (NoSuchMethodException ex) {
            Logger.getLogger("global").log(Level.INFO, null, ex);
        } catch (SecurityException ex) {
            Logger.getLogger("global").log(Level.SEVERE, null, ex);

    public Object newInstance(FactoryBuilderSupport builder, Object name, Object value, Map attributes) throws InstantiationException, IllegalAccessException {
        try {
            if (value instanceof GString) value = value as String
            if (value == null) {
                return klass.newInstance();
            } else if (value instanceof Action) {
                return actionCtor.newInstance(value);
            } else if (value instanceof Icon) {
                return iconCtor.newInstance(value);
            } else if (value instanceof String) {
                return stringCtor.newInstance(value);
            } else if (klass.isAssignableFrom(value.getClass())) {
                return value;
            } else {
                throw new RuntimeException("$name can only have a value argument of type javax.swing.Action, javax.swing.Icon, java.lang.String, or $");
        } catch (IllegalArgumentException e) {
            throw new RuntimeException("Failed to create component for '$name' reason: $e", e);
        } catch (InvocationTargetException e) {
            throw new RuntimeException("Failed to create component for '$name' reason: $e", e);


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