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PKIXCertPathValidatorResult.java

package org.bouncycastle.jce.cert;

import java.security.PublicKey;

/**
 * This class represents the successful result of the PKIX certification path
 * validation algorithm. <br />
 * <br />
 * Instances of <code>PKIXCertPathValidatorResult</code> are returned by the
 * {@link CertPathValidator#validate validate} method of
 * <code>CertPathValidator</code> objects implementing the PKIX algorithm.<br />
 * <br />
 * All <code>PKIXCertPathValidatorResult</code> objects contain the valid
 * policy tree and subject public key resulting from the validation algorithm,
 * as well as a <code>TrustAnchor</code> describing the certification
 * authority (CA) that served as a trust anchor for the certification path.<br />
 * <br />
 * <b>Concurrent Access</b><br />
 * <br />
 * Unless otherwise specified, the methods defined in this class are not
 * thread-safe. Multiple threads that need to access a single object
 * concurrently should synchronize amongst themselves and provide the necessary
 * locking. Multiple threads each manipulating separate objects need not
 * synchronize.
 * 
 * @see CertPathValidatorResult
 */
00028 public class PKIXCertPathValidatorResult implements CertPathValidatorResult
{
    private TrustAnchor trustAnchor;

    private PolicyNode policyTree;

    private PublicKey subjectPublicKey;

    /**
     * Creates an instance of <code>PKIXCertPathValidatorResult</code>
     * containing the specified parameters.
     * 
     * @param trustAnchor
     *            a <code>TrustAnchor</code> describing the CA that served as
     *            a trust anchor for the certification path
     * @param policyTree
     *            the immutable valid policy tree, or <code>null</code> if
     *            there are no valid policies
     * @param subjectPublicKey
     *            the public key of the subject
     * 
     * @exception NullPointerException
     *                if the <code>subjectPublicKey</code> or
     *                <code>trustAnchor</code> parameters are
     *                <code>null</code>
     */
00054     public PKIXCertPathValidatorResult(
        TrustAnchor trustAnchor,
        PolicyNode policyTree,
        PublicKey subjectPublicKey)
    {
        if (subjectPublicKey == null)
        {
            throw new NullPointerException("subjectPublicKey must be non-null");
        }
        if (trustAnchor == null)
        {
            throw new NullPointerException("trustAnchor must be non-null");
        }

        this.trustAnchor = trustAnchor;
        this.policyTree = policyTree;
        this.subjectPublicKey = subjectPublicKey;
    }

    /**
     * Returns the <code>TrustAnchor</code> describing the CA that served as a
     * trust anchor for the certification path.
     * 
     * @return the <code>TrustAnchor</code> (never <code>null</code>)
     */
00079     public TrustAnchor getTrustAnchor()
    {
        return trustAnchor;
    }

    /**
     * Returns the root node of the valid policy tree resulting from the PKIX
     * certification path validation algorithm. The <code>PolicyNode</code>
     * object that is returned and any objects that it returns through public
     * methods are immutable.<br />
     * <br />
     * Most applications will not need to examine the valid policy tree. They
     * can achieve their policy processing goals by setting the policy-related
     * parameters in <code>PKIXParameters</code>. However, more sophisticated
     * applications, especially those that process policy qualifiers, may need
     * to traverse the valid policy tree using the
     * {@link PolicyNode#getParent PolicyNode.getParent} and
     * {@link PolicyNode#getChildren PolicyNode.getChildren} methods.
     * 
     * @return the root node of the valid policy tree, or <code>null</code> if
     *         there are no valid policies
     */
00101     public PolicyNode getPolicyTree()
    {
        return policyTree;
    }

    /**
     * Returns the public key of the subject (target) of the certification path,
     * including any inherited public key parameters if applicable.
     * 
     * @return the public key of the subject (never <code>null</code>)
     */
00112     public PublicKey getPublicKey()
    {
        return subjectPublicKey;
    }

    /**
     * Returns a copy of this object.
     * 
     * @return the copy
     */
00122     public Object clone()
    {
        try
        {
            return super.clone();
        }
        catch (CloneNotSupportedException ex)
        {
            throw new InternalError(ex.toString());
        }
    }

    /**
     * Return a printable representation of this
     * <code>PKIXCertPathValidatorResult</code>.
     * 
     * @return a <code>String</code> describing the contents of this
     *         <code>PKIXCertPathValidatorResult</code>
     */
00141     public String toString()
    {
        StringBuffer s = new StringBuffer();
        s.append("PKIXCertPathValidatorResult: [ \n");
        s.append("  Trust Anchor: ").append(getTrustAnchor()).append('\n');
        s.append("  Policy Tree: ").append(getPolicyTree()).append('\n');
        s.append("  Subject Public Key: ").append(getPublicKey()).append("\n]");
        return s.toString();
    }
}

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