MessagePattern.Part.Type

public static final enum MessagePattern.Part.Type extends Enum<MessagePattern.Part.Type>

Part type constants.

Inherited Method Summary

Enum Values

public static final MessagePattern.Part.Type ARG_DOUBLE

A numeric value, for example the offset or an explicit selector value in a PluralFormat style. The part value is an index into an internal array of numeric values; use getNumericValue().

public static final MessagePattern.Part.Type ARG_INT

An integer value, for example the offset or an explicit selector value in a PluralFormat style. The part value is the integer value.

public static final MessagePattern.Part.Type ARG_LIMIT

End of an argument. The length is 1 for the '}'. The value is the ordinal value of the ArgType. Use getArgType().

public static final MessagePattern.Part.Type ARG_NAME

The argument name. The value is undefined and currently always 0.

public static final MessagePattern.Part.Type ARG_NUMBER

The argument number, provided by the value.

public static final MessagePattern.Part.Type ARG_SELECTOR

A selector substring in a "complex" argument style. The value is undefined and currently always 0.

public static final MessagePattern.Part.Type ARG_START

Start of an argument. The length is 1 for the '{'. The value is the ordinal value of the ArgType. Use getArgType().

This part is followed by either an ARG_NUMBER or ARG_NAME, followed by optional argument sub-parts (see ArgType constants) and finally an ARG_LIMIT part.

public static final MessagePattern.Part.Type ARG_STYLE

The argument style text. The value is undefined and currently always 0.

public static final MessagePattern.Part.Type ARG_TYPE

The argument type. The value is undefined and currently always 0.

public static final MessagePattern.Part.Type INSERT_CHAR

Indicates that a syntax character needs to be inserted for auto-quoting. The length is 0. The value is the character code of the insertion character. (U+0027=APOSTROPHE)

public static final MessagePattern.Part.Type MSG_LIMIT

End of a message pattern (main or nested). The length is 0 for the top-level message and the last sub-message of a choice argument, otherwise 1 for the '}' or (in a choice argument style) the '|'. The value indicates the nesting level, starting with 0 for the main message.

public static final MessagePattern.Part.Type MSG_START

Start of a message pattern (main or nested). The length is 0 for the top-level message and for a choice argument sub-message, otherwise 1 for the '{'. The value indicates the nesting level, starting with 0 for the main message.

There is always a later MSG_LIMIT part.

public static final MessagePattern.Part.Type REPLACE_NUMBER

Indicates a syntactic (non-escaped) # symbol in a plural variant. When formatting, replace this part's substring with the (value-offset) for the plural argument value. The value is undefined and currently always 0.

public static final MessagePattern.Part.Type SKIP_SYNTAX

Indicates a substring of the pattern string which is to be skipped when formatting. For example, an apostrophe that begins or ends quoted text would be indicated with such a part. The value is undefined and currently always 0.