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PicoContainer example source code file (

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Java - PicoContainer tags/keywords

arraylist, arraylist, class, field, field, fieldannotationinjector, fieldannotationinjector, invocationtargetexception, lifecyclestrategy, list, object, object, parameter, privilegedaction, reflection, security, util

The PicoContainer source code

 * Copyright (C) PicoContainer Organization. All rights reserved.            *
 * ------------------------------------------------------------------------- *
 * The software in this package is published under the terms of the BSD      *
 * style license a copy of which has been included with this distribution in *
 * the LICENSE.txt file.                                                     *
 *                                                                           *
 * Original code by                                                          *
package org.picocontainer.injectors;

import org.picocontainer.ComponentMonitor;
import org.picocontainer.annotations.Inject;
import org.picocontainer.LifecycleStrategy;
import org.picocontainer.Parameter;

import java.lang.reflect.Field;
import java.lang.reflect.InvocationTargetException;
import java.lang.reflect.Member;
import java.util.ArrayList;
import java.util.List;

public class FieldAnnotationInjector extends SetterInjector {

    public FieldAnnotationInjector(Object key,
                                   Class impl, Parameter[] parameters, ComponentMonitor componentMonitor, LifecycleStrategy lifecycleStrategy) {

        super(key, impl, parameters, componentMonitor, lifecycleStrategy);

    protected void initializeInjectionMembersAndTypeLists() {
        injectionMembers = new ArrayList<Member>();
        final List<Class> typeList = new ArrayList();
        final Field[] fields = getFields();
        for (final Field field : fields) {
            if (isAnnotatedForInjection(field)) {
        injectionTypes = typeList.toArray(new Class[0]);

    protected boolean isAnnotatedForInjection(Field field) {
        return field.getAnnotation(Inject.class) != null;

    private Field[] getFields() {
        return (Field[]) AccessController.doPrivileged(new PrivilegedAction() {
            public Object run() {
                return getComponentImplementation().getDeclaredFields();

    protected void injectIntoMember(Member member, Object componentInstance, Object toInject)
        throws IllegalAccessException, InvocationTargetException {
        Field field = (Field) member;
        field.set(componentInstance, toInject);

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