org.astrogrid.acr.ivoa.resource
Interface RegistryService

All Superinterfaces:
Resource, Serializable, Service

public interface RegistryService
extends Service

An IVOA Registry Service

See Also:
Registry, ExternalRegistry

Method Summary
 HarvestCapability findHarvestCapability()
          The capability that describes the harvesting feature of this registry
 SearchCapability findSearchCapability()
          The capability that describes the search feature of this registry
 String[] getManagedAuthorities()
          lists the authority IDs that this registry manages.
 boolean isFull()
          if true, this is a full registry.
 
Methods inherited from interface org.astrogrid.acr.ivoa.resource.Service
getCapabilities, getRights
 
Methods inherited from interface org.astrogrid.acr.ivoa.resource.Resource
getContent, getCreated, getCuration, getId, getShortName, getStatus, getTitle, getType, getUpdated, getValidationLevel
 

Method Detail

isFull

boolean isFull()
if true, this is a full registry. False probably implies a publishing registry


getManagedAuthorities

String[] getManagedAuthorities()
lists the authority IDs that this registry manages.


findHarvestCapability

HarvestCapability findHarvestCapability()
The capability that describes the harvesting feature of this registry

Returns:
one of the items within Service.getCapabilities(), if this registry is capable of being harvested from.

findSearchCapability

SearchCapability findSearchCapability()
The capability that describes the search feature of this registry

Returns:
one of the items within Service.getCapabilities() if this registry is capable of being searched.


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