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Java - Groovy tags/keywords

cachedclass, cachedmethod, class, class, illegalaccessexception, illegalargumentexception, invokerinvocationexception, invokerinvocationexception, object, object, reflection, reflectionmetamethod, runtimeexception, string, string

The Groovy 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.runtime.metaclass;

import groovy.lang.MetaMethod;
import org.codehaus.groovy.reflection.CachedClass;
import org.codehaus.groovy.reflection.CachedMethod;
import org.codehaus.groovy.runtime.InvokerInvocationException;

import java.lang.reflect.InvocationTargetException;

public class ReflectionMetaMethod extends MetaMethod {
    protected final CachedMethod method;

    public ReflectionMetaMethod(CachedMethod method) {
        this.method = method;

    public int getModifiers() {
        return method.getModifiers();

    public String getName() {
        return method.getName();

    public Class getReturnType() {
        return method.getReturnType();

    public CachedClass getDeclaringClass() {
        return method.cachedClass;

    public Object invoke(Object object, Object[] arguments) {
        try {
            return method.setAccessible().invoke(object, arguments);
        } catch (IllegalArgumentException e) {
            throw new InvokerInvocationException(e);
        } catch (IllegalAccessException e) {
            throw new InvokerInvocationException(e);
        } catch (InvocationTargetException e) {
            throw e.getCause() instanceof RuntimeException ? (RuntimeException)e.getCause() : new InvokerInvocationException(e);

    public String toString () {
        return method.toString();

    protected Class[] getPT() {
        return method.getNativeParameterTypes();

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