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Java example source code file (JpaPersistModule.java)

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The JpaPersistModule.java Java example source code

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package com.google.inject.persist.jpa;

import com.google.common.base.Preconditions;
import com.google.common.collect.Lists;
import com.google.inject.Inject;
import com.google.inject.Provides;
import com.google.inject.Singleton;
import com.google.inject.TypeLiteral;
import com.google.inject.persist.PersistModule;
import com.google.inject.persist.PersistService;
import com.google.inject.persist.UnitOfWork;
import com.google.inject.persist.finder.DynamicFinder;
import com.google.inject.persist.finder.Finder;
import com.google.inject.util.Providers;

import org.aopalliance.intercept.MethodInterceptor;
import org.aopalliance.intercept.MethodInvocation;

import java.lang.reflect.AccessibleObject;
import java.lang.reflect.InvocationHandler;
import java.lang.reflect.Method;
import java.lang.reflect.Proxy;
import java.util.List;
import java.util.Map;

import javax.persistence.EntityManager;
import javax.persistence.EntityManagerFactory;

 * JPA provider for guice persist.
 * @author dhanji@gmail.com (Dhanji R. Prasanna)
public final class JpaPersistModule extends PersistModule {
  private final String jpaUnit;

  public JpaPersistModule(String jpaUnit) {
    Preconditions.checkArgument(null != jpaUnit && jpaUnit.length() > 0,
        "JPA unit name must be a non-empty string.");
    this.jpaUnit = jpaUnit;

  private Map<?,?> properties;
  private MethodInterceptor transactionInterceptor;

  @Override protected void configurePersistence() {



    transactionInterceptor = new JpaLocalTxnInterceptor();

    // Bind dynamic finders.
    for (Class<?> finder : dynamicFinders) {

  @Override protected MethodInterceptor getTransactionInterceptor() {
    return transactionInterceptor;

  @Provides @Jpa Map<?, ?> provideProperties() {
    return properties;

   * Configures the JPA persistence provider with a set of properties.
   * @param properties A set of name value pairs that configure a JPA persistence
   *     provider as per the specification.
   * @since 4.0 (since 3.0 with a parameter type of {@code java.util.Properties})
  public JpaPersistModule properties(Map<?,?> properties) {
    this.properties = properties;
    return this;

  private final List<Class dynamicFinders = Lists.newArrayList();

   * Adds an interface to this module to use as a dynamic finder.
   * @param iface Any interface type whose methods are all dynamic finders.
  public <T> JpaPersistModule addFinder(Class iface) {
    return this;

  private <T> void bindFinder(Class iface) {
    if (!isDynamicFinderValid(iface)) {

    InvocationHandler finderInvoker = new InvocationHandler() {
      @Inject JpaFinderProxy finderProxy;

      public Object invoke(final Object thisObject, final Method method, final Object[] args)
          throws Throwable {

        // Don't intercept non-finder methods like equals and hashcode.
        if (!method.isAnnotationPresent(Finder.class)) {
          // NOTE(dhanji): This is not ideal, we are using the invocation handler's equals
          // and hashcode as a proxy (!) for the proxy's equals and hashcode. 
          return method.invoke(this, args);

        return finderProxy.invoke(new MethodInvocation() {
          public Method getMethod() {
            return method;

          public Object[] getArguments() {
            return null == args ? new Object[0] : args; 

          public Object proceed() throws Throwable {
            return method.invoke(thisObject, args);

          public Object getThis() {
            throw new UnsupportedOperationException("Bottomless proxies don't expose a this.");

          public AccessibleObject getStaticPart() {
            throw new UnsupportedOperationException();

    @SuppressWarnings("unchecked") // Proxy must produce instance of type given.
    T proxy = (T) Proxy
        .newProxyInstance(Thread.currentThread().getContextClassLoader(), new Class<?>[] { iface },


  private boolean isDynamicFinderValid(Class<?> iface) {
    boolean valid = true;
    if (!iface.isInterface()) {
      addError(iface + " is not an interface. Dynamic Finders must be interfaces.");
      valid = false;

    for (Method method : iface.getMethods()) {
      DynamicFinder finder = DynamicFinder.from(method);
      if (null == finder) {
        addError("Dynamic Finder methods must be annotated with @Finder, but " + iface
            + "." + method.getName() + " was not");
        valid = false;
    return valid;

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