Android APIs
public final class

Entity

extends Object
java.lang.Object
   ↳ android.content.Entity

Class Overview

A representation of a item using ContentValues. It contains one top level ContentValue plus a collection of Uri, ContentValues tuples as subvalues. One example of its use is in Contacts, where the top level ContentValue contains the columns from the RawContacts table and the subvalues contain a ContentValues object for each row from the Data table that corresponds to that RawContact. The uri refers to the Data table uri for each row.

Summary

Nested Classes
class Entity.NamedContentValues  
Public Constructors
Entity(ContentValues values)
Public Methods
void addSubValue(Uri uri, ContentValues values)
ContentValues getEntityValues()
ArrayList<Entity.NamedContentValues> getSubValues()
String toString()
Returns a string containing a concise, human-readable description of this object.
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Inherited Methods
From class java.lang.Object

Public Constructors

public Entity (ContentValues values)

Added in API level 8

Parameters
values ContentValues

Public Methods

public void addSubValue (Uri uri, ContentValues values)

Added in API level 8

Parameters
uri Uri
values ContentValues

public ContentValues getEntityValues ()

Added in API level 8

Returns
ContentValues

public String toString ()

Added in API level 8

Returns a string containing a concise, human-readable description of this object. Subclasses are encouraged to override this method and provide an implementation that takes into account the object's type and data. The default implementation is equivalent to the following expression:

   getClass().getName() + '@' + Integer.toHexString(hashCode())

See Writing a useful toString method if you intend implementing your own toString method.

Returns
String a printable representation of this object.