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TestLooperManager

public class TestLooperManager
extends Object

java.lang.Object
   ↳ android.os.TestLooperManager


Blocks a looper from executing any messages, and allows the holder of this object to control when and which messages get executed until it is released.

A TestLooperManager should be acquired using acquireLooperManager(Looper). Until release() is called, the Looper thread will not execute any messages except when execute(Message) is called. The test code may use next() to acquire messages that have been queued to this Looper/MessageQueue and then execute(Message) to run any that desires.

Summary

Public methods

void execute(Message message)

Executes the given message on the Looper thread this wrapper is attached to.

MessageQueue getQueue()

Returns the MessageQueue this object is wrapping.

boolean hasMessages(Handler h, Object object, Runnable r)

Returns true if there are any queued messages that match the parameters.

boolean hasMessages(Handler h, Object object, int what)

Returns true if there are any queued messages that match the parameters.

Message next()

Returns the next message that should be executed by this queue, may block if no messages are ready.

void recycle(Message msg)

Called to indicate that a Message returned by next() has been parsed and should be recycled.

void release()

Releases the looper to continue standard looping and processing of messages, no further interactions with TestLooperManager will be allowed after release() has been called.

Inherited methods

From class java.lang.Object

Public methods

execute

void execute (Message message)

Executes the given message on the Looper thread this wrapper is attached to.

Execution will happen on the Looper's thread (whether it is the current thread or not), but all RuntimeExceptions encountered while executing the message will be thrown on the calling thread.

Parameters
message Message

getQueue

MessageQueue getQueue ()

Returns the MessageQueue this object is wrapping.

Returns
MessageQueue

hasMessages

boolean hasMessages (Handler h, 
                Object object, 
                Runnable r)

Returns true if there are any queued messages that match the parameters.

Parameters
h Handler: the value of getTarget()
object Object: the value of obj, null for any
r Runnable: the value of getCallback()
Returns
boolean

hasMessages

boolean hasMessages (Handler h, 
                Object object, 
                int what)

Returns true if there are any queued messages that match the parameters.

Parameters
h Handler: the value of getTarget()
object Object: the value of obj, null for any
what int: the value of what
Returns
boolean

next

Message next ()

Returns the next message that should be executed by this queue, may block if no messages are ready.

Callers should always call recycle(Message) on the message when all interactions with it have completed.

Returns
Message

recycle

void recycle (Message msg)

Called to indicate that a Message returned by next() has been parsed and should be recycled.

Parameters
msg Message

release

void release ()

Releases the looper to continue standard looping and processing of messages, no further interactions with TestLooperManager will be allowed after release() has been called.

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