NAME

Wombat::Core::MapperBase - internal mapper base class


SYNOPSIS


DESCRIPTION

Convenience base implementation of Wombat::Mapper. Classes extending this base class must implement map().


CONSTRUCTOR

new()
Construct and return a Wombat::Core::MapperBase instance, initializing fields appropriately. If subclasses override the constructor, they must be sure to call
  $self->SUPER::new();


ACCESSOR METHODS

getContainer()
Return the Container with which the Mapper is associated.

setContainer($container)
Set the Container with which the Mapper is associated.

Parameters:

$container
the Wombat::Container used for processing Requests

Throws:

Servlet::Util::IllegalArgumentException
if the Container is not acceptable to this Mapper

getProtocol()
Return the protocol for which this Mapper is responsible.

setProtocol($protocol)
Set the protocol for which this Mapper is responsible.

Parameters:

$protocol
the protocol


PUBLIC METHODS

map($request)
Return the child Container that should be used to process the Request, or undef f no such child Container can be identified.

Parameters:

$request
the Wombat::Request being processed


SEE ALSO

the Servlet::Util::Exception manpage, the Wombat::Container manpage, the Wombat::Mapper manpage, the Wombat::Request manpage


AUTHOR

Brian Moseley, bcm@maz.org