OMFilterIterator.java

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package org.apache.axiom.om.impl.traverse;

import java.util.Iterator;
import java.util.NoSuchElementException;

import org.apache.axiom.om.OMNode;

/**
 * Abstract iterator that returns matching nodes from another iterator.
 */
public abstract class OMFilterIterator implements Iterator {
    private final Iterator parent;
    private OMNode nextNode;
    private boolean noMoreNodes;
    
    public OMFilterIterator(Iterator parent) {
        this.parent = parent;
    }

    /**
     * Determine whether the given node matches the filter criteria.
     * 
     * @param node the node to test
     * @return true if the node matches, i.e. if it should be returned
     *              by a call to {@link #next()}
     */
    protected abstract boolean matches(OMNode node);

    public boolean hasNext() {
        if (noMoreNodes) {
            return false;
        } else if (nextNode != null) {
            return true;
        } else {
            while (parent.hasNext()) {
                OMNode node = (OMNode)parent.next();
                if (matches(node)) {
                    nextNode = node;
                    return true;
                }
            }
            noMoreNodes = true;
            return false;
        }
    }

    public Object next() {
        if (hasNext()) {
            OMNode result = nextNode;
            nextNode = null;
            return result;
        } else {
            throw new NoSuchElementException();
        }
    }

    public void remove() {
        parent.remove();
    }
}