Interface OpenMetadataArchiveStore

  • All Known Implementing Classes:
    OpenMetadataArchiveStoreConnector

    public interface OpenMetadataArchiveStore

    OpenMetadataArchiveStore is the interface for a connector to an open metadata archive. The open metadata archive is a collection of type definitions (TypeDefs) and metadata instances (Entities and Relationships) that can be loaded into an open metadata repository.

    An open metadata archive has 3 sections:

    • Archive header properties
    • Type store: an ordered list of type definitions
    • Instance store: a list of entities and relationships
    • Method Detail

      • getArchiveContents

        OpenMetadataArchive getArchiveContents()
        Return the contents of the archive.
        Returns:
        OpenMetadataArchive object
      • setArchiveContents

        void setArchiveContents​(OpenMetadataArchive archiveContents)
        Set new contents into the archive. This overrides any content previously stored.
        Parameters:
        archiveContents - OpenMetadataArchive object