All Implemented Interfaces:
IMatcher<org.apache.jena.ontology.OntModel,Alignment,Properties>, eu.sealsproject.platform.res.domain.omt.IOntologyMatchingToolBridge, eu.sealsproject.platform.res.tool.api.IPlugin, eu.sealsproject.platform.res.tool.api.IToolBridge

public class ForwardMatcher extends MatcherYAAAJena
This is a simple matcher that forwards a given alignment if the input alignment is not available. In case you want to always use the given alignemnt even if the input alignment is available, then use ForwardAlwaysMatcher.
  • Field Details

    • alignmentToBeUsed

      public Alignment alignmentToBeUsed
      Alignment to be returned.
    • LOGGER

      private static final org.slf4j.Logger LOGGER
  • Constructor Details

    • ForwardMatcher

      public ForwardMatcher()
      Constructor Alignment to be forwarded must be given in match operation.
    • ForwardMatcher

      public ForwardMatcher(File fileToLoadAlignmentFrom)
      fileToLoadAlignmentFrom - Alignment file.
    • ForwardMatcher

      public ForwardMatcher(String filePathToLoadAlignmentFrom)
      filePathToLoadAlignmentFrom - Alignment file path.
    • ForwardMatcher

      public ForwardMatcher(Alignment alignmentToBeUsed)
      alignmentToBeUsed - The alignment to be forwarded.
  • Method Details

    • match

      public Alignment match(org.apache.jena.ontology.OntModel source, org.apache.jena.ontology.OntModel target, Alignment inputAlignment, Properties properties) throws Exception
      Description copied from class: MatcherYAAAJena
      Aligns two ontologies specified via a Jena OntModel, with an input alignment as Alignment object, and returns the mapping of the resulting alignment. Note: This method might be called multiple times in a row when using the evaluation framework. Make sure to return a mapping which is specific to the given inputs.
      Specified by:
      match in interface IMatcher<org.apache.jena.ontology.OntModel,Alignment,Properties>
      Specified by:
      match in class MatcherYAAAJena
      source - This OntModel represents the source ontology.
      target - This OntModel represents the target ontology.
      inputAlignment - This mapping represents the input alignment.
      properties - Additional properties.
      The resulting alignment of the matching process.
      Exception - Any exception which occurs during matching.