javax.persistence
Enum EnumType

java.lang.Object
  extended by java.lang.Enum<EnumType>
      extended by javax.persistence.EnumType
All Implemented Interfaces:
java.io.Serializable, java.lang.Comparable<EnumType>

public enum EnumType
extends java.lang.Enum<EnumType>

The EnumType enumeration


Enum Constant Summary
ORDINAL
           
STRING
           
 
Method Summary
static EnumType valueOf(java.lang.String name)
          Returns the enum constant of this type with the specified name.
static EnumType[] values()
          Returns an array containing the constants of this enum type, in the order they are declared.
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Enum
clone, compareTo, equals, finalize, getDeclaringClass, hashCode, name, ordinal, toString, valueOf
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
getClass, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait
 

Enum Constant Detail

ORDINAL

public static final EnumType ORDINAL

STRING

public static final EnumType STRING
Method Detail

values

public static EnumType[] values()
Returns an array containing the constants of this enum type, in the order they are declared. This method may be used to iterate over the constants as follows:
for (EnumType c : EnumType.values())
    System.out.println(c);

Returns:
an array containing the constants of this enum type, in the order they are declared

valueOf

public static EnumType valueOf(java.lang.String name)
Returns the enum constant of this type with the specified name. The string must match exactly an identifier used to declare an enum constant in this type. (Extraneous whitespace characters are not permitted.)

Parameters:
name - the name of the enum constant to be returned.
Returns:
the enum constant with the specified name
Throws:
java.lang.IllegalArgumentException - if this enum type has no constant with the specified name
java.lang.NullPointerException - if the argument is null