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package net.sf.jasperreports.charts;

import net.sf.jasperreports.engine.JRCloneable;
import net.sf.jasperreports.engine.JRExpression;
import net.sf.jasperreports.engine.JRHyperlink;


/**
 * Represents the series for the Time Series dataset.
 * 
 * @author Teodor Danciu ([email protected])
 */
public interface JRTimeSeries extends JRCloneable
{
	
	/**
	 * @return a java.lang.Comparable object representing 
	 * the expression of the series name. Specifies the series to which 
	 * to add the current value pair when incrementing the dataset.
	 */
	public JRExpression getSeriesExpression();

	/**
	 * @return a java.util.Date expression from which the engine 
	 * will extract the corresponding time period depending on the value set 
	 * for the timePeriod attribute.
	 * @see JRTimeSeriesDataset#getTimePeriod()
	 */
	public JRExpression getTimePeriodExpression();

	/**
	 * @return a numeric expression representing the 
	 * value to associate with the corresponding time period value when 
	 * incrementing the current series of the dataset.
	 */
	public JRExpression getValueExpression();

	/**
	 * @return the label expression. If present, it helps 
	 * customize the item labels inside charts.
	 */
	public JRExpression getLabelExpression();

	
	/**
	 * Returns the hyperlink specification for chart items.
	 * 

* The hyperlink will be evaluated for every chart item and a image map will be created for the chart. *

* * @return hyperlink specification for chart items */ public JRHyperlink getItemHyperlink(); }