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The SourceProvider.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.
 * You may obtain a copy of the License at
 * http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0
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package com.google.inject.internal.util;

import com.google.common.base.Preconditions;
import com.google.common.collect.ImmutableSet;
import com.google.common.collect.Lists;

import java.util.List;

 * Provides access to the calling line of code.
 * @author crazybob@google.com (Bob Lee)
public final class SourceProvider {

  /** Indicates that the source is unknown. */
  public static final Object UNKNOWN_SOURCE = "[unknown source]";

  private final SourceProvider parent;
  private final ImmutableSet<String> classNamesToSkip;
  public static final SourceProvider DEFAULT_INSTANCE
      = new SourceProvider(ImmutableSet.of(SourceProvider.class.getName()));

  private SourceProvider(Iterable<String> classesToSkip) {
    this(null, classesToSkip);

  private SourceProvider(SourceProvider parent, Iterable<String> classesToSkip) {
    this.parent = parent;
    ImmutableSet.Builder<String> classNamesToSkipBuilder = ImmutableSet.builder();
    for (String classToSkip : classesToSkip) {
      if (parent == null || !parent.shouldBeSkipped(classToSkip)) {
    this.classNamesToSkip = classNamesToSkipBuilder.build();

  /** Returns a new instance that also skips {@code moreClassesToSkip}. */
  public SourceProvider plusSkippedClasses(Class... moreClassesToSkip) {
    return new SourceProvider(this, asStrings(moreClassesToSkip));

  /** Returns true if the className should be skipped. */
  private boolean shouldBeSkipped(String className) {
    return (parent != null && parent.shouldBeSkipped(className))
        || classNamesToSkip.contains(className);
  /** Returns the class names as Strings */
  private static List<String> asStrings(Class... classes) {
    List<String> strings = Lists.newArrayList();
    for (Class c : classes) {
    return strings;

   * Returns the calling line of code. The selected line is the nearest to the top of the stack that
   * is not skipped.
  public StackTraceElement get(StackTraceElement[] stackTraceElements) {
    Preconditions.checkNotNull(stackTraceElements, "The stack trace elements cannot be null.");
    for (final StackTraceElement element : stackTraceElements) {
      String className = element.getClassName();
      if (!shouldBeSkipped(className)) {
        return element;
    throw new AssertionError();

   * Returns the non-skipped module class name.
  public Object getFromClassNames(List<String> moduleClassNames) {
    Preconditions.checkNotNull(moduleClassNames, "The list of module class names cannot be null.");
    for (final String moduleClassName : moduleClassNames) {
      if (!shouldBeSkipped(moduleClassName)) {
        return new StackTraceElement(moduleClassName, "configure", null, -1);
    return UNKNOWN_SOURCE;

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