JBoss API: Class TimeoutFactory

org.jboss.util.timeout
Class TimeoutFactory

java.lang.Object
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  +--org.jboss.util.timeout.TimeoutFactory

public class TimeoutFactory
extends java.lang.Object

The timeout factory. This is written with performance in mind. In case of n active timeouts, creating, cancelling and firing timeouts all operate in time O(log(n)). If a timeout is cancelled, the timeout is not discarded. Instead the timeout is saved to be reused for another timeout. This means that if no timeouts are fired, this class will eventually operate without allocating anything on the heap.

Version:
$Revision: 1.5.6.1 $
Author:
Ole Husgaard

Method Summary
static Timeout createTimeout(long time, TimeoutTarget target)
          Schedule a new timeout.
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait
 

Method Detail

createTimeout

public static Timeout createTimeout(long time,
                                    TimeoutTarget target)
Schedule a new timeout.


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