uk.ac.starlink.topcat.vizier
Class SearchVizierMode

java.lang.Object
  extended by uk.ac.starlink.topcat.vizier.SearchVizierMode
All Implemented Interfaces:
VizierMode
Direct Known Subclasses:
CategoryVizierMode, WordVizierMode

public abstract class SearchVizierMode
extends Object
implements VizierMode

Abstract VizierMode which presents a list of catalogues as selected in some way by other GUI actions of the user.

Since:
19 Oct 2009
Author:
Mark Taylor

Constructor Summary
SearchVizierMode(String name, VizierTableLoadDialog tld, boolean useSplit)
          Constructor.
 
Method Summary
protected abstract  Component createSearchComponent()
          Constructs the GUI component which the user will fill in to specify what catalogues they want to select from.
 Component getComponent()
          Returns the graphical component containing user controls for this mode.
 String getName()
          Returns a name for this mode.
 JTable getQueryableTable()
          Returns a table whose rows represent VizieR catalogues.
 Action getSearchAction()
          Returns the action which starts a search for catalogues.
protected abstract  String getSearchArgs()
          Returns the arguments, based on the current state of the search component, to pass to the VizieR server to search for available catalogues.
 VizierInfo getVizierInfo()
          Returns the vizier info object.
 boolean includeObsoletes()
          Indicates whether the search should report obsolete tables or just the newest version of each.
 boolean includeSubTables()
          Indicates whether the search should report sub-tables or just top-level resources.
 void setVizierInfo(VizierInfo vizinfo)
          Sets the object which can query a VizieR server and store metadata.
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait
 
Methods inherited from interface uk.ac.starlink.topcat.vizier.VizierMode
readData
 

Constructor Detail

SearchVizierMode

public SearchVizierMode(String name,
                        VizierTableLoadDialog tld,
                        boolean useSplit)
Constructor.

Parameters:
name - mode name
tld - controlling load dialogue instance
useSplit - true to use a JSplitPane to separate query panel from catalogue display table; false to use a fixed layout
Method Detail

createSearchComponent

protected abstract Component createSearchComponent()
Constructs the GUI component which the user will fill in to specify what catalogues they want to select from. The setEnable() method on the returned component should ideally enable/disable all GUI controls visible in it.

Returns:
search component

getSearchArgs

protected abstract String getSearchArgs()
Returns the arguments, based on the current state of the search component, to pass to the VizieR server to search for available catalogues.

Returns:
URL fragment giving catalogue search arguments

getName

public String getName()
Description copied from interface: VizierMode
Returns a name for this mode.

Specified by:
getName in interface VizierMode
Returns:
name mode name

setVizierInfo

public void setVizierInfo(VizierInfo vizinfo)
Description copied from interface: VizierMode
Sets the object which can query a VizieR server and store metadata. This method must be called before the mode is called upon to contact the server.

Specified by:
setVizierInfo in interface VizierMode
Parameters:
vizinfo - vizier search object

getVizierInfo

public VizierInfo getVizierInfo()
Returns the vizier info object.

Returns:
vizinfo

getComponent

public Component getComponent()
Description copied from interface: VizierMode
Returns the graphical component containing user controls for this mode.

Specified by:
getComponent in interface VizierMode
Returns:
component

getQueryableTable

public JTable getQueryableTable()
Description copied from interface: VizierMode
Returns a table whose rows represent VizieR catalogues. The table's model must be a ArrayTableModel with items that are Queryables.

Specified by:
getQueryableTable in interface VizierMode
Returns:
table of queryable objects representing Vizier catalogues

getSearchAction

public Action getSearchAction()
Returns the action which starts a search for catalogues.

Returns:
start search action

includeSubTables

public boolean includeSubTables()
Indicates whether the search should report sub-tables or just top-level resources.

Returns:
false for just top-level resources, true for sub-tables as well

includeObsoletes

public boolean includeObsoletes()
Indicates whether the search should report obsolete tables or just the newest version of each.

Returns:
false for just current versions, true for obsolete versions as well


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