Enum Class EntityType

All Implemented Interfaces:
Serializable, Comparable<EntityType>, Constable

public enum EntityType extends Enum<EntityType>
The kind of entity, STANDARD or LOOKUP.
  • Enum Constant Details


      public static final EntityType STANDARD
      A "normal" entity in contrast to the other types.
    • LOOKUP

      public static final EntityType LOOKUP
      A traditional lookup table. Such entities are usually expected to contain fewer records and be more static. Thus they may have different defaults for rendering n'stuff.

      public static final EntityType SESSION_ONLY
      An 'entity' that is not mapped to the database. Basically a normal POJO that can be used for data binding purposes.
  • Method Details

    • values

      public static EntityType[] values()
      Returns an array containing the constants of this enum class, in the order they are declared.
      an array containing the constants of this enum class, in the order they are declared
    • valueOf

      public static EntityType valueOf(String name)
      Returns the enum constant of this class with the specified name. The string must match exactly an identifier used to declare an enum constant in this class. (Extraneous whitespace characters are not permitted.)
      name - the name of the enum constant to be returned.
      the enum constant with the specified name
      IllegalArgumentException - if this enum class has no constant with the specified name
      NullPointerException - if the argument is null