Composite Adapter

From DocDataFlow
Revision as of 02:29, 28 December 2013 by Kris (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search

At the lowest level, Crawler has two main classes of adapters: atomic adapters and composite adapters. A composite adapter is any adapter that is constructed from smaller sub-adapters (themselves either composite or atomic).

Inside a composite adapter, the sub-adapters can be arranged in many different ways. For example, they could be chained together in an adapter chain or they could all be alternative selections in a a selector