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package org.aspectj.weaver.tools;

import org.aspectj.weaver.ResolvedMember;
import org.aspectj.weaver.ResolvedType;

/**
 * Represents an AspectJ pointcut expression and provides convenience methods to determine whether or not the pointcut matches join
 * points specified in terms of the java.lang.reflect interfaces.
 */
public interface StandardPointcutExpression {

	/**
	 * Set the matching context to be used for subsequent calls to match.
	 * 
	 * @see MatchingContext
	 */
	void setMatchingContext(MatchingContext aMatchContext);

	/**
	 * Determine whether or not this pointcut could ever match a join point in the given class.
	 * 
	 * @param aClass the candidate class
	 * @return true iff this pointcut may match a join point within(aClass), and false otherwise
	 */
	boolean couldMatchJoinPointsInType(Class aClass);

	/**
	 * Returns true iff this pointcut contains any expression that might necessitate a dynamic test at some join point (e.g. args)
	 */
	boolean mayNeedDynamicTest();

	/**
	 * Determine whether or not this pointcut matches the execution of a given method.
	 * 
	 * @param aMethod the method being executed
	 * @return a ShadowMatch indicating whether the pointcut always, sometimes, or never matches join points representing the
	 *         execution of the method.
	 */
	ShadowMatch matchesMethodExecution(ResolvedMember aMethod);

	// /**
	// * Determine whether or not this pointcut matches the execution of a given constructor.
	// *
	// * @param aConstructor the constructor being executed
	// * @return a ShadowMatch indicating whether the pointcut always, sometimes, or never matches join points representing the
	// * execution of the constructor.
	// */
	// ShadowMatch matchesConstructorExecution(Constructor aConstructor);
	//
	/**
	 * Determine whether or not this pointcut matches the static initialization of the given class.
	 * 
	 * @param aClass the class being statically initialized
	 * @return a ShadowMatch indicating whether the pointcut always, sometimes, or never matchs join points representing the static
	 *         initialization of the given type
	 */
	ShadowMatch matchesStaticInitialization(ResolvedType aType);

	//
	// /**
	// * Determine whether or not this pointcut matches the static initialization of the given class.
	// *
	// * @param aClass the class being statically initialized
	// * @return a ShadowMatch indicating whether the pointcut always, sometimes, or never matchs join points representing the
	// static
	// * initialization of the given type
	// */
	// ShadowMatch matchesStaticInitialization(ResolvedType type);
	//
	// /**
	// * Determine whether or not this pointcut matches the execution of a given piece of advice.
	// *
	// * @param anAdviceMethod a method representing the advice being executed
	// * @return a ShadowMatch indicating whether the pointcut always, sometimes, or never matches join points representing the
	// * execution of the advice.
	// */
	// ShadowMatch matchesAdviceExecution(Method anAdviceMethod);
	//
	// /**
	// * Determine whether or not this pointcut matches the initialization of an object initiated by a call to the given
	// constructor.
	// *
	// * @param aConstructor the constructor initiating the initialization
	// * @return a ShadowMatch indicating whether the pointcut always, sometimes, or never matches join points representing
	// * initialization via the given constructor.
	// */
	// ShadowMatch matchesInitialization(Constructor aConstructor);
	//
	// /**
	// * Determine whether or not this pointcut matches the pre-initialization of an object initiated by a call to the given
	// * constructor.
	// *
	// * @param aConstructor the constructor initiating the initialization
	// * @return a ShadowMatch indicating whether the pointcut always, sometimes, or never matches join points representing
	// * pre-initialization via the given constructor.
	// */
	// ShadowMatch matchesPreInitialization(Constructor aConstructor);
	//
	/**
	 * Determine whether or not this pointcut matches a method call to the given method, made during the execution of the given
	 * method or constructor.
	 * 
	 * @param aMethod the method being called
	 * @param withinCode the Method or Constructor from within which the call is made
	 * @return a ShadowMatch indicating whether the pointcut always, sometimes, or never matches join points representing a call to
	 *         this method during the execution of the given member.
	 */
	ShadowMatch matchesMethodCall(ResolvedMember aMethod, ResolvedMember withinCode);

	//
	// /**
	// * Determine whether or not this pointcut matches a method call to the given method, made outside of the scope of any method
	// or
	// * constructor, but within the callerType (for example, during static initialization of the type).
	// *
	// * @param aMethod the method being called
	// * @param callerType the declared type of the caller
	// * @param receiverType the declared type of the recipient of the call
	// * @return a ShadowMatch indicating whether the pointcut always, sometimes, or never matches join points representing a call
	// to
	// * this method during the execution of the given member.
	// */
	// ShadowMatch matchesMethodCall(Method aMethod, Class callerType);
	//
	// /**
	// * Determine whether or not this pointcut matches a method call to the given constructor, made during the execution of the
	// given
	// * method or constructor.
	// *
	// * @param aConstructor the constructor being called
	// * @param withinCode the Method or Constructor from within which the call is made
	// * @return a ShadowMatch indicating whether the pointcut always, sometimes, or never matches join points representing a call
	// to
	// * this constructor during the execution of the given member.
	// */
	// ShadowMatch matchesConstructorCall(Constructor aConstructor, Member withinCode);
	//
	// /**
	// * Determine whether or not this pointcut matches a method call to the given constructor, made outside of the scope of any
	// * method or constructor, but within the callerType.
	// *
	// * @param aConstructor the cosstructor being called
	// * @param callerType the declared type of the caller
	// * @return a ShadowMatch indicating whether the pointcut always, sometimes, or never matches join points representing a call
	// to
	// * this constructor during the execution of the given member.
	// */
	// ShadowMatch matchesConstructorCall(Constructor aConstructor, Class callerType);
	//
	// /**
	// * Determine whether or not this pointcut matches the execution of a given exception handler within the given method or
	// * constructor
	// *
	// * @param exceptionType the static type of the exception being handled
	// * @param withinCode the method or constructor in which the catch block is declared
	// * @return a ShadowMatch indicating whether the pointcut always, sometimes, or never matches join points representing the
	// * handling of the given exception
	// */
	// ShadowMatch matchesHandler(Class exceptionType, Member withinCode);
	//
	// /**
	// * Determine whether or not this pointcut matches the execution of a given exception handler outside of the scope of any
	// method
	// * or constructor, but within the handling type.
	// *
	// * @param exceptionType the static type of the exception being handled
	// * @param handlingType the type in which the handler block is executing
	// * @return a ShadowMatch indicating whether the pointcut always, sometimes, or never matches join points representing the
	// * handling of the given exception
	// */
	// ShadowMatch matchesHandler(Class exceptionType, Class handlingType);
	//
	// /**
	// * Determine whether or not this pointcut matches a set of the given field from within the given method or constructor.
	// *
	// * @param aField the field being updated
	// * @param withinCode the Method or Constructor owning the call site
	// * @return a ShadowMatch indicating whether the pointcut always, sometimes, or never matches field set join points for the
	// given
	// * field and call site.
	// */
	// ShadowMatch matchesFieldSet(Field aField, Member withinCode);
	//
	// /**
	// * Determine whether or not this pointcut matches a set of the given field outside of the scope of any method or constructor,
	// * but within the given type (for example, during static initialization).
	// *
	// * @param aField the field being updated
	// * @param withinType the type owning the call site
	// * @return a ShadowMatch indicating whether the pointcut always, sometimes, or never matches field set join points for the
	// given
	// * field and call site.
	// */
	// ShadowMatch matchesFieldSet(Field aField, Class withinType);
	//
	// /**
	// * Determine whether or not this pointcut matches a get of the given field from within the given method or constructor.
	// *
	// * @param aField the field being updated
	// * @param withinCode the Method or Constructor owning the call site
	// * @return a ShadowMatch indicating whether the pointcut always, sometimes, or never matches field get join points for the
	// given
	// * field and call site.
	// */
	// ShadowMatch matchesFieldGet(Field aField, Member withinCode);
	//
	// /**
	// * Determine whether or not this pointcut matches a get of the given field outside of the scope of any method or constructor,
	// * but within the given type (for example, during static initialization).
	// *
	// * @param aField the field being accessed
	// * @param withinType the type owning the call site
	// * @return a ShadowMatch indicating whether the pointcut always, sometimes, or never matches field get join points for the
	// given
	// * field and call site.
	// */
	// ShadowMatch matchesFieldGet(Field aField, Class withinType);

	/**
	 * Return a string representation of this pointcut expression.
	 */
	String getPointcutExpression();
}