Member

public interface Member

Member is an interface that reflects identifying information about a single member (a field or a method) or a constructor.

Constant Summary

int DECLARED Identifies the set of declared members of a class or interface.
int PUBLIC Identifies the set of all public members of a class or interface, including inherited members.

Public Method Summary

abstract Class<?>
getDeclaringClass()
Returns the Class object representing the class or interface that declares the member or constructor represented by this Member.
abstract int
getModifiers()
Returns the Java language modifiers for the member or constructor represented by this Member, as an integer.
abstract String
getName()
Returns the simple name of the underlying member or constructor represented by this Member.
abstract boolean
isSynthetic()
Returns true if this member was introduced by the compiler; returns false otherwise.

Constants

public static final int DECLARED

Identifies the set of declared members of a class or interface. Inherited members are not included.

Constant Value: 1

public static final int PUBLIC

Identifies the set of all public members of a class or interface, including inherited members.

Constant Value: 0

Public Methods

public abstract Class<?> getDeclaringClass ()

Returns the Class object representing the class or interface that declares the member or constructor represented by this Member.

Returns
  • an object representing the declaring class of the underlying member

public abstract int getModifiers ()

Returns the Java language modifiers for the member or constructor represented by this Member, as an integer. The Modifier class should be used to decode the modifiers in the integer.

Returns
  • the Java language modifiers for the underlying member
See Also

public abstract String getName ()

Returns the simple name of the underlying member or constructor represented by this Member.

Returns
  • the simple name of the underlying member

public abstract boolean isSynthetic ()

Returns true if this member was introduced by the compiler; returns false otherwise.

Returns
  • true if and only if this member was introduced by the compiler.