javax.ejb
Interface TimerHandle

All Superinterfaces:
java.io.Serializable
All Known Implementing Classes:
EjbTimerHandle

public interface TimerHandle
extends java.io.Serializable

The TimerHandle interface is implemented by all EJB timer handles.


Method Summary
 Timer getTimer()
          Obtain a reference to the timer represented by this handle.
 

Method Detail

getTimer

Timer getTimer()
               throws java.lang.IllegalStateException,
                      NoSuchObjectLocalException,
                      EJBException
Obtain a reference to the timer represented by this handle.

Returns:
A reference to the timer represented by this handle.
Throws:
java.lang.IllegalStateException - If this method is invoked while the instance is in a state that does not allow access to this method.
NoSuchObjectLocalException - If invoked on a handle whose associated timer has expired or has been canceled.
EJBException - If this method could not complete due to a system-level failure.