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Java example source code file (FilterPipelineTest.java)

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The FilterPipelineTest.java Java example source code

package com.google.inject.servlet;

import static org.easymock.EasyMock.createMock;
import static org.easymock.EasyMock.expect;
import static org.easymock.EasyMock.expectLastCall;
import static org.easymock.EasyMock.isA;
import static org.easymock.EasyMock.isNull;
import static org.easymock.EasyMock.replay;
import static org.easymock.EasyMock.verify;

import com.google.inject.Guice;
import com.google.inject.Key;
import com.google.inject.Singleton;

import junit.framework.TestCase;

import java.io.IOException;

import javax.servlet.Filter;
import javax.servlet.FilterChain;
import javax.servlet.FilterConfig;
import javax.servlet.ServletContext;
import javax.servlet.ServletException;
import javax.servlet.ServletRequest;
import javax.servlet.ServletResponse;
import javax.servlet.http.HttpServletRequest;

 * This is a basic whitebox test that verifies the glue between
 * GuiceFilter and ManagedFilterPipeline is working.
 * @author dhanji@gmail.com (Dhanji R. Prasanna)
public class FilterPipelineTest extends TestCase {

  public final void setUp() {
    Guice.createInjector(new ServletModule() {

      protected void configureServlets() {

          // These filters should never fire

  public final void tearDown() {

  public final void testDispatchThruGuiceFilter() throws ServletException, IOException {

    //create mocks
    FilterConfig filterConfig = createMock(FilterConfig.class);
    ServletContext servletContext = createMock(ServletContext.class);
    HttpServletRequest request = createMock(HttpServletRequest.class);
    FilterChain proceedingFilterChain = createMock(FilterChain.class);

    //begin mock script ***



    //at the end, proceed down webapp's normal filter chain
    proceedingFilterChain.doFilter(isA(HttpServletRequest.class), (ServletResponse) isNull());

    //run mock script ***
    replay(filterConfig, servletContext, request, proceedingFilterChain);

    final GuiceFilter webFilter = new GuiceFilter();

    webFilter.doFilter(request, null, proceedingFilterChain);

    //assert expectations
    verify(filterConfig, servletContext, request, proceedingFilterChain);

  public static class TestFilter implements Filter {
    public void init(FilterConfig filterConfig) {

    public void doFilter(ServletRequest servletRequest, ServletResponse servletResponse,
        FilterChain filterChain) throws IOException, ServletException {
      filterChain.doFilter(servletRequest, servletResponse);

    public void destroy() {

  public static class NeverFilter implements Filter {
    public void init(FilterConfig filterConfig) {

    public void doFilter(ServletRequest servletRequest, ServletResponse servletResponse,
        FilterChain filterChain) {
      fail("This filter should never have fired");

    public void destroy() {

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