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  25 
  26 package com.sun.mirror.type;
  27 
  28 
  29 import com.sun.mirror.declaration.*;
  30 
  31 
  32 /**
  33  * Represents a class type.
  34  * Interface types are represented separately by {@link InterfaceType}.
  35  * Note that an {@linkplain EnumType enum} is a kind of class.
  36  *
  37  * <p> While a {@link ClassDeclaration} represents the <i>declaration</i>
  38  * of a class, a <tt>ClassType</tt> represents a class <i>type</i>.
  39  * See {@link TypeDeclaration} for more on this distinction.
  40  *
  41  * @deprecated All components of this API have been superseded by the
  42  * standardized annotation processing API.  The replacement for the
  43  * functionality of this interface is included in {@link
  44  * javax.lang.model.type.DeclaredType}.
  45  *
  46  * @author Joseph D. Darcy
  47  * @author Scott Seligman
  48  * @since 1.5
  49  */
  50 @Deprecated
  51 @SuppressWarnings("deprecation")
  52 public interface ClassType extends DeclaredType {
  53 
  54     /**
  55      * {@inheritDoc}
  56      */
  57     ClassDeclaration getDeclaration();
  58 
  59     /**
  60      * Returns the class type that is a direct supertype of this one.
  61      * This is the superclass of this type's declaring class, with any
  62      * type arguments substituted in.
  63      * The only class with no superclass is <tt>java.lang.Object</tt>,
  64      * for which this method returns <tt>null</tt>.
  65      *
  66      * <p> For example, the class type extended by
  67      * {@code java.util.TreeSet<String>} is
  68      * {@code java.util.AbstractSet<String>}.
  69      *
  70      * @return the class type that is a direct supertype of this one,
  71      * or <tt>null</tt> if there is none
  72      */
  73     ClassType getSuperclass();
  74 }