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Java - Groovy tags/keywords

classinfo, classinfo, groovyruntimeexception, metaclass, metaclasssite, metaclasssite, object, object, pojometaclasssite, pojometaclasssite, throwable

The Groovy source code

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 * you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
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package org.codehaus.groovy.runtime.callsite;

import groovy.lang.GroovyRuntimeException;
import groovy.lang.MetaClass;

import org.codehaus.groovy.reflection.ClassInfo;
import org.codehaus.groovy.runtime.ScriptBytecodeAdapter;

 * POJO call site
 *   meta class - cached
 *   method - not cached
 * @author Alex Tkachman
public class PojoMetaClassSite extends MetaClassSite{
    private final ClassInfo classInfo;
    private final int version;

    public PojoMetaClassSite(CallSite site, MetaClass metaClass) {
        super(site, metaClass);
        classInfo = ClassInfo.getClassInfo(metaClass.getTheClass());
        version = classInfo.getVersion();

    public Object call(Object receiver, Object[] args) throws Throwable {
        if(checkCall(receiver)) {
              return metaClass.invokeMethod(receiver, name, args);
          } catch (GroovyRuntimeException gre) {
              throw ScriptBytecodeAdapter.unwrap(gre);
        } else {
          return CallSiteArray.defaultCall(this, receiver, args);

    protected final boolean checkCall(Object receiver) {
        return receiver.getClass() == metaClass.getTheClass()
            && version == classInfo.getVersion(); // metaClass is still valid

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