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Groovy example source code file (CompileUnit.java)

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The Groovy CompileUnit.java 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.
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package org.codehaus.groovy.ast;

import groovy.lang.GroovyClassLoader;

import java.security.CodeSource;
import java.util.ArrayList;
import java.util.HashMap;
import java.util.Iterator;
import java.util.List;
import java.util.Map;

import org.codehaus.groovy.control.CompilerConfiguration;
import org.codehaus.groovy.control.SourceUnit;
import org.codehaus.groovy.control.messages.SyntaxErrorMessage;
import org.codehaus.groovy.syntax.SyntaxException;

 * Represents the entire contents of a compilation step which consists of one or more
 * {@link ModuleNode} instances. There's one instance of this that's shared by all modules and
 * classes compiled during a single invocation of the compiler.
 * <p/>
 * It's attached to MethodNodes and ClassNodes and is used to find fully qualified names of classes,
 * resolve imports, and that sort of thing.
 * @author <a href="mailto:james@coredevelopers.net">James Strachan 
 * @version $Revision: 21309 $
public class CompileUnit {

    private final List<ModuleNode> modules = new ArrayList();
    private Map<String, ClassNode> classes = new HashMap();
    private CompilerConfiguration config;
    private GroovyClassLoader classLoader;
    private CodeSource codeSource;
    private Map<String, ClassNode> classesToCompile = new HashMap();
    private Map<String, SourceUnit> classNameToSource = new HashMap();

    public CompileUnit(GroovyClassLoader classLoader, CompilerConfiguration config) {
        this(classLoader, null, config);

    public CompileUnit(GroovyClassLoader classLoader, CodeSource codeSource, CompilerConfiguration config) {
        this.classLoader = classLoader;
        this.config = config;
        this.codeSource = codeSource;

    public List<ModuleNode> getModules() {
        return modules;

    public void addModule(ModuleNode node) {
        // node==null means a compilation error prevented
        // groovy from building an ast
        if (node == null) return;

     * @return the ClassNode for the given qualified name or returns null if
     *         the name does not exist in the current compilation unit
     *         (ignoring the .class files on the classpath)
    public ClassNode getClass(String name) {
        ClassNode cn = classes.get(name);
        if (cn != null) return cn;
        return classesToCompile.get(name);

     * @return a list of all the classes in each module in the compilation unit
    public List getClasses() {
        List<ClassNode> answer = new ArrayList();
        for (ModuleNode module : modules) {
        return answer;

    public CompilerConfiguration getConfig() {
        return config;

    public GroovyClassLoader getClassLoader() {
        return classLoader;

    public CodeSource getCodeSource() {
        return codeSource;

     * Appends all of the fully qualified class names in this
     * module into the given map
    void addClasses(List<ClassNode> classList) {
        for (ClassNode node : classList) {

     * Adds a class to the unit.
    public void addClass(ClassNode node) {
        node = node.redirect();
        String name = node.getName();
        ClassNode stored = classes.get(name);
        if (stored != null && stored != node) {
            // we have a duplicate class!
            // One possibility for this is, that we declared a script and a
            // class in the same file and named the class like the file
            SourceUnit nodeSource = node.getModule().getContext();
            SourceUnit storedSource = stored.getModule().getContext();
            String txt = "Invalid duplicate class definition of class " + node.getName() + " : ";
            if (nodeSource == storedSource) {
                // same class in same source
                txt += "The source " + nodeSource.getName() + " contains at least two definitions of the class " + node.getName() + ".\n";
                if (node.isScriptBody() || stored.isScriptBody()) {
                    txt += "One of the classes is an explicit generated class using the class statement, the other is a class generated from" +
                            " the script body based on the file name. Solutions are to change the file name or to change the class name.\n";
            } else {
                txt += "The sources " + nodeSource.getName() + " and " + storedSource.getName() + " are containing both a class of the name " + node.getName() + ".\n";
                    new SyntaxErrorMessage(new SyntaxException(txt, node.getLineNumber(), node.getColumnNumber()), nodeSource)
        classes.put(name, node);

        if (classesToCompile.containsKey(name)) {
            ClassNode cn = classesToCompile.get(name);

     * this method actually does not compile a class. It's only
     * a marker that this type has to be compiled by the CompilationUnit
     * at the end of a parse step no node should be be left.
    public void addClassNodeToCompile(ClassNode node, SourceUnit location) {
        classesToCompile.put(node.getName(), node);
        classNameToSource.put(node.getName(), location);

    public SourceUnit getScriptSourceLocation(String className) {
        return classNameToSource.get(className);

    public boolean hasClassNodeToCompile() {
        return !classesToCompile.isEmpty();

    public Iterator<String> iterateClassNodeToCompile() {
        return classesToCompile.keySet().iterator();

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