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  25 
  26 package com.sun.xml.internal.bind.v2.model.runtime;
  27 
  28 import java.lang.reflect.Type;
  29 
  30 import javax.xml.namespace.QName;
  31 
  32 import com.sun.xml.internal.bind.v2.model.core.LeafInfo;
  33 import com.sun.xml.internal.bind.v2.runtime.Transducer;
  34 
  35 /**
  36  * @author Kohsuke Kawaguchi
  37  */
  38 public interface RuntimeLeafInfo extends LeafInfo<Type,Class>, RuntimeNonElement {
  39     /**
  40      * {@inheritDoc}
  41      *
  42      * @return
  43      *      always non-null.
  44      */
  45     <V> Transducer<V> getTransducer();
  46 
  47     /**
  48      * The same as {@link #getType()} but returns the type as a {@link Class}.
  49      * <p>
  50      * Note that the returned {@link Class} object does not necessarily represents
  51      * a class declaration. It can be primitive types.
  52      */
  53     Class getClazz();
  54 
  55     /**
  56      * Returns all the type names recognized by this type for unmarshalling.
  57      *
  58      * <p>
  59      * While conceptually this method belongs to {@link RuntimeNonElement},
  60      * if we do that we have to put a lot of dummy implementations everywhere,
  61      * so it's placed here, where it's actually needed.
  62      *
  63      * @return
  64      *      Always non-null. Do not modify the returned array.
  65      */
  66     QName[] getTypeNames();
  67 }