Class SizeSelector.ByteUnits

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public static class SizeSelector.ByteUnits
extends EnumeratedAttribute

Enumerated attribute with the values for units.

This treats the standard SI units as representing powers of ten, as they should. If you want the powers of 2 that approximate the SI units, use the first two characters followed by a bi. So 1024 (2^10) becomes kibi, 1048576 (2^20) becomes mebi, 1073741824 (2^30) becomes gibi, and so on. The symbols are also accepted, and these are the first letter capitalized followed by an i. Ki, Mi, Gi, and so on. Capitalization variations on these are also accepted.

This binary prefix system is approved by the IEC and appears on its way for approval by other agencies, but it is not an SI standard. It disambiguates things for us, though.

Field Summary
Fields inherited from class
Constructor Summary
Method Summary
 java.lang.String[] getValues()
          This is the only method a subclass needs to implement.
Methods inherited from class
containsValue, getIndex, getInstance, getValue, indexOfValue, setValue, toString
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait

Constructor Detail


public SizeSelector.ByteUnits()
Method Detail


public java.lang.String[] getValues()
Description copied from class: EnumeratedAttribute
This is the only method a subclass needs to implement.

Specified by:
getValues in class EnumeratedAttribute
the values as an array of strings