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IDGenerator.java

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package org.apache.uima.caseditor.editor.util;

import java.util.Random;

/**
 * <p>
 * The IDGenerator generate unique IDs.
 * </p>
 * <p>
 * Attention: The maximal number of generateable IDs is Long.MAX_VALUE. If there are more than
 * Long.MAX_VALUE calls to nextUniqueID() an IllegalStateException will be thrown.
 * </p>
 */
00033 public class IDGenerator {
  private long sStartValue;

  /**
   * The unique id that will be incremented.
   */
00039   private long sUniqueID;

  /**
   * The singleton instance.
   */
00044   private static IDGenerator sIdGeneratorInstance;

  /**
   * Call <code>IDGenerator.getInstance()</code> to retrieve an instance of this class. Must not be
   * instantiated outside this class, singleton pattern.
   */
00050   private IDGenerator() {
    sStartValue = new Random().nextLong();
    sUniqueID = sStartValue + 1;
  }

  /**
   * Retrieve the next unique ID.
   *
   * @throws IllegalStateException -
   *           if there are more than Long.MAX_VALUE calls to
   *           <code>IDGenerator.nextUniqueID()</code>
   * @return - the unique id
   */
00063   public byte[] nextUniqueID() {
    if (sUniqueID == sStartValue) {
      throw new IllegalStateException("The ID Generator is out of IDs");
    }

    byte[] id = new byte[] { (byte) (sUniqueID >> 56), (byte) (sUniqueID >> 48),
            (byte) (sUniqueID >> 40), (byte) (sUniqueID >> 32), (byte) (sUniqueID >> 24),
            (byte) (sUniqueID >> 16), (byte) (sUniqueID >> 8), (byte) sUniqueID, };

    sUniqueID++;
    return id;
  }

  /**
   * Retrieves the only instance of the IDGenerator.
   *
   * @return - the instance of the IDGenerator
   */
00081   public static IDGenerator getInstance() {
    if (sIdGeneratorInstance == null) {
      sIdGeneratorInstance = new IDGenerator();
    }

    return sIdGeneratorInstance;
  }
}

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