org.semwebcentral.sweetrules.infrastructure
Interface ISweetKBMergeDescriptor

All Known Implementing Classes:
SweetKBMergeDescriptor

public interface ISweetKBMergeDescriptor

Created on Oct 25, 2004 A descriptor for KB merging, specifies the sources and the target for the merge operation Note: The sources specified in the mergeDescriptor must be unique after merging and should not cause conflicts

Author:
Shashidhara K Ganjugunte, Dr. Benjamin Grosof, Dr. Said Tabet, Chitravanu Neogy

Method Summary
 ISweetKBDescriptor[] getSourceKBDescriptors()
          Retrieves the source KBs that need to be merged
 ISweetKBDescriptor getTargetKBDescriptor()
          Returns the target KBs that need to be merged
 

Method Detail

getSourceKBDescriptors

public ISweetKBDescriptor[] getSourceKBDescriptors()
Retrieves the source KBs that need to be merged

Returns:
The descriptors of the source KBs

getTargetKBDescriptor

public ISweetKBDescriptor getTargetKBDescriptor()
Returns the target KBs that need to be merged

Returns:
The target KB descriptor