org.hibernate.metamodel.source.binder
Interface IdentifierSource

All Known Subinterfaces:
ComponentIdentifierSource, SimpleIdentifierSource
All Known Implementing Classes:
SimpleIdentifierSourceImpl

public interface IdentifierSource

Contract describing source of identifier information for the entity.


Nested Class Summary
static class IdentifierSource.Nature
           
 
Method Summary
 IdGenerator getIdentifierGeneratorDescriptor()
          Obtain the identifier generator source.
 IdentifierSource.Nature getNature()
          Obtain the nature of this identifier source.
 

Method Detail

getIdentifierGeneratorDescriptor

IdGenerator getIdentifierGeneratorDescriptor()
Obtain the identifier generator source.

Returns:
The generator source.

getNature

IdentifierSource.Nature getNature()
Obtain the nature of this identifier source.

Returns:
The identifier source's nature.


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