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package net.sf.jasperreports.charts;

import net.sf.jasperreports.charts.type.AxisPositionEnum;
import net.sf.jasperreports.engine.JRChart;
import net.sf.jasperreports.engine.JRCloneable;

/**
 * Describes an axis that can be added to a multiple axis chart.  The name
 * "axis" is a bit of a misnomer, as it really contains information about
 * a new dataset to plot, the axis to plot it against, and how to render that
 * dataset.
 *
 * @author Barry Klawans ([email protected])
 */


public interface JRChartAxis extends JRCloneable
{
	/**
	 * Gets the position of this axis.
	 *
	 * @return the position of this axis
	 */
	public AxisPositionEnum getPositionValue();


	/**
	 * Returns the chart that contains the dataset and plot to use for this
	 * axis.  The plot is used to figure out how to render the dataset when
	 * adding to the multiple axis chart.
	 *
	 * @return the chart that contains the dataset and plot for this axis
	 */
	public JRChart getChart();
	
	public JRChartAxis clone(JRChart parentChart);
}