Class DefaultDataSource

All Implemented Interfaces:

public final class DefaultDataSource extends Object implements DataSource
Basic implementation of DataSource. In general, most of the data sources can be encoded with this default implementation.

Cytoscape Backwards Compatibility (Final Class): This class is final and therefore can't be extended by users. This means that we may add methods for minor version updates. Methods will only be removed for major version updates.

Module: datasource-api

To use this in your app, include the following dependency in your POM:

  • Constructor Details

    • DefaultDataSource

      public DefaultDataSource(String name, String provider, String description, DataCategory category, URL url)
      Constructor for the default data source. All of the parameters should be provided as a non-null value.
      name - name of source
      provider - provider name of data source
      description - description for this source
      category - category of data
      url - location of data file as URL
  • Method Details

    • getProvider

      public String getProvider()
      Description copied from interface: DataSource
      Name of this data provider for this source. Usually, this is an database name or organization name providing set of data.
      Specified by:
      getProvider in interface DataSource
      Name of data provider
    • getName

      public String getName()
      Description copied from interface: DataSource
      Name of this data source
      Specified by:
      getName in interface DataSource
      Name of this data source
    • getDescription

      public String getDescription()
      Description copied from interface: DataSource
      Description for this data.
      Specified by:
      getDescription in interface DataSource
    • getDataCategory

      public DataCategory getDataCategory()
      Description copied from interface: DataSource
      DataCategory of this data.
      Specified by:
      getDataCategory in interface DataSource
      category of this data file.
    • getLocation

      public URL getLocation()
      Description copied from interface: DataSource
      Location of this data file.
      Specified by:
      getLocation in interface DataSource
      URL of this data file