org.jscience.ml.om.util
Interface IIDGenerator

All Known Implementing Classes:
UIDGenerator

public interface IIDGenerator

The IIDGenerator provides simple method access for generating a unique IDs, which are used to identify and link several schema elements.

Since:
1.0

Method Summary
 java.lang.String generateUID()
          Creates a unique ID that can be used to identify and link several schema elements.
 

Method Detail

generateUID

java.lang.String generateUID()
Creates a unique ID that can be used to identify and link several schema elements.
All elements inside a XML file need to have a unique ID.

Returns:
Returns a unique ID that can be used to identify a schema element and to link several schema elements