NoCopyCharArrayWriter.java

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package org.apache.axiom.util.base64;

import java.io.CharArrayWriter;

/**
 * Modified {@link CharArrayWriter} that returns the internal buffer (instead of a copy) if the
 * buffer has just the right size, i.e. if the size of the buffer is equal to the number of
 * characters that have been written.
 */
class NoCopyCharArrayWriter extends CharArrayWriter {
    NoCopyCharArrayWriter(int expectedSize) {
        super(expectedSize);
    }

    public char[] toCharArray() {
        return count == buf.length ? buf : super.toCharArray();
    }
}