Interface MergingValue<V>

    • Method Detail

      • getValue

        @Deprecated
        default V getValue()
        Deprecated.
        since 5.4 - this method name is too ambiguous and does not convey its functionality well (it deserializes the value) - so it is being replaced by getDeserializedValue().
        Returns the merging value in deserialized form.
        Returns:
        the deserialized merging value
      • getDeserializedValue

        V getDeserializedValue()
        Returns the merging value in deserialized form.
        Returns:
        the deserialized merging value
        Since:
        5.4
      • getRawValue

        java.lang.Object getRawValue()
        Returns the merging value in the in-memory format of the backing data structure.
        Returns:
        the merging value