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1   /*
2    * Copyright 2012 Vincent Demeester<vincent+shortbrain@demeester.fr>.
3    * 
4    * Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"); you may not
5    * use this file except in compliance with the License. You may obtain a copy of
6    * the License at
7    * 
8    * http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0
9    * 
10   * Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software
11   * distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT
12   * WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the
13   * License for the specific language governing permissions and limitations under
14   * the License.
15   */
16  package org.shortbrain.vaadin.container.annotation;
17  
18  import static java.lang.annotation.ElementType.TYPE;
19  import static java.lang.annotation.RetentionPolicy.RUNTIME;
20  
21  import java.lang.annotation.Retention;
22  import java.lang.annotation.Target;
23  
24  /**
25   * Property annotation to be used with {@link Container}
26   * 
27   * @author vincent
28   * 
29   */
30  @Target({ TYPE })
31  @Retention(RUNTIME)
32  public @interface Property {
33  
34  	/**
35  	 * Name of the property
36  	 * 
37  	 * @return the name of the property.
38  	 */
39  	String name();
40  
41  	/**
42  	 * Type of container this property should be added
43  	 * 
44  	 * @return the types the property should be assoicated with.
45  	 */
46  	ContainerType[] types() default { ContainerType.RESUME,
47  			ContainerType.EXTENDED };
48  
49  	/**
50  	 * Attribute to get the value from an object.
51  	 * 
52  	 * Form : {attribute}.{attribute}
53  	 * 
54  	 * @return the attribute to lookup.
55  	 */
56  	String attribute() default "";
57  
58  }