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Java example source code file (ConstructorInjector.java)

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class, constructioncontext, constructionproxy, constructorinjector, errorsexception, immutableset, injectoroptions, internalcontext, invocationtargetexception, membersinjectorimpl, object, reflection, singleparameterinjector, throwable, util

The ConstructorInjector.java Java example source code

 * Copyright (C) 2006 Google Inc.
 * 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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 * http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0
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package com.google.inject.internal;

import com.google.common.collect.ImmutableSet;
import com.google.inject.internal.InjectorImpl.InjectorOptions;
import com.google.inject.internal.ProvisionListenerStackCallback.ProvisionCallback;
import com.google.inject.spi.InjectionPoint;

import java.lang.reflect.InvocationTargetException;
import java.util.Set;

 * Creates instances using an injectable constructor. After construction, all injectable fields and
 * methods are injected.
 * @author crazybob@google.com (Bob Lee)
final class ConstructorInjector<T> {

  private final ImmutableSet<InjectionPoint> injectableMembers;
  private final SingleParameterInjector<?>[] parameterInjectors;
  private final ConstructionProxy<T> constructionProxy;
  private final MembersInjectorImpl<T> membersInjector;

  ConstructorInjector(Set<InjectionPoint> injectableMembers,
      ConstructionProxy<T> constructionProxy,
      SingleParameterInjector<?>[] parameterInjectors,
      MembersInjectorImpl<T> membersInjector) {
    this.injectableMembers = ImmutableSet.copyOf(injectableMembers);
    this.constructionProxy = constructionProxy;
    this.parameterInjectors = parameterInjectors;
    this.membersInjector = membersInjector;

  public ImmutableSet<InjectionPoint> getInjectableMembers() {
    return injectableMembers;

  ConstructionProxy<T> getConstructionProxy() {
    return constructionProxy;

   * Construct an instance. Returns {@code Object} instead of {@code T} because
   * it may return a proxy.
  Object construct(final Errors errors, final InternalContext context,
      Class<?> expectedType,
      ProvisionListenerStackCallback<T> provisionCallback)
      throws ErrorsException {
    final ConstructionContext<T> constructionContext = context.getConstructionContext(this);
    InjectorOptions options = context.getInjectorOptions();

    // We have a circular reference between constructors. Return a proxy.
    if (constructionContext.isConstructing()) {
      // TODO (crazybob): if we can't proxy this object, can we proxy the other object?
      return constructionContext.createProxy(errors, options, expectedType);

    // If we're re-entering this factory while injecting fields or methods,
    // return the same instance. This prevents infinite loops.
    T t = constructionContext.getCurrentReference();
    if (t != null) {
      if (options.disableCircularProxies) {
        throw errors.circularDependenciesDisabled(expectedType).toException();
      } else {
        return t;

    try {
      // Optimization: Don't go through the callback stack if we have no listeners.
      if (!provisionCallback.hasListeners()) {
        return provision(errors, context, constructionContext);
      } else {
        return provisionCallback.provision(errors, context, new ProvisionCallback<T>() {
          public T call() throws ErrorsException {
            return provision(errors, context, constructionContext);
    } finally {

  /** Provisions a new T. */
  private T provision(Errors errors, InternalContext context,
      ConstructionContext<T> constructionContext) throws ErrorsException {
    try {
      T t;
      try {
        Object[] parameters = SingleParameterInjector.getAll(errors, context, parameterInjectors);
        t = constructionProxy.newInstance(parameters);
      } finally {

      // Store reference. If an injector re-enters this factory, they'll get the same reference.

      membersInjector.injectMembers(t, errors, context, false);
      membersInjector.notifyListeners(t, errors);

      return t;
    } catch (InvocationTargetException userException) {
      Throwable cause = userException.getCause() != null
          ? userException.getCause()
          : userException;
      throw errors.withSource(constructionProxy.getInjectionPoint())
    } finally {

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