Interface SQLContainer

All Superinterfaces:
SQLNode, TreeNode

public interface SQLContainer
extends SQLNode

Warning: This interface is no longer functional from the SAP BusinessObjects 4.0 release onwards.

The SQLContainer interface is used to customize SQL statements generated by an SQLDataProvider from a Query specification.

A SQLContainer holds a set of one or more SQLNode objects which are either SQLSelectStatement or SQLContainer objects.

Possible operators used to join child objects of a SQLContainer instance are:

Example: the following diagram shows how SQLContainer child nodes are linked.

See Also:
SQLDataProvider.getSQLContainer(), DataProvider.getCombinedQueries(), TreeNode

Method Summary
 java.lang.String getOperator()
          Returns the key word used to combine child SQLNode objects.
Methods inherited from interface com.businessobjects.rebean.wi.TreeNode
getChildAt, getChildCount, getIndex, getParent, isLeaf

Method Detail


java.lang.String getOperator()
Returns the key word used to combine child SQLNode objects.

Examples of key words used to combine child SQLNode objects are: