JavaTM 2 Platform
Std. Ed. v1.4.2

Class Encoding

  extended byorg.omg.IOP.Encoding
All Implemented Interfaces:
IDLEntity, Serializable

public final class Encoding
extends Object
implements IDLEntity

Defines the encoding format of a Codec. This class details the encoding format, such as CDR Encapsulation encoding, and the major and minor versions of that format.

The encodings currently supported are:

Vendors are free to support additional encodings.

See Also:

Field Summary
 short format
          The encoding format.
 byte major_version
          The major version of this Encoding format.
 byte minor_version
          The minor version of this Encoding format.
Constructor Summary
Encoding(short _format, byte _major_version, byte _minor_version)
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait

Field Detail


public short format
The encoding format.


public byte major_version
The major version of this Encoding format.


public byte minor_version
The minor version of this Encoding format.

Constructor Detail


public Encoding()


public Encoding(short _format,
                byte _major_version,
                byte _minor_version)

JavaTM 2 Platform
Std. Ed. v1.4.2

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