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From "Marshall Schor (JIRA)" <...@uima.apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (UIMA-2478) Add CAS interface method that allows user to obtain a list of Markers associated with a given CAS
Date Tue, 09 Jul 2013 03:37:49 GMT

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Marshall Schor commented on UIMA-2478:

I'd rather not cause extra change stress ( :) ) for the users (by marking the createMarker
as deprecated) until we decide to really deprecate it in favor of something else.  

> Add CAS interface method that allows user to obtain a list of Markers associated with
a given CAS
> -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>                 Key: UIMA-2478
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/UIMA-2478
>             Project: UIMA
>          Issue Type: New Feature
>            Reporter: Benjamin Segal
>         Attachments: UIMA-2478.bps.patch
> Add a convenience function that removes the need for applications that create Markers
for many CASes to separately manage them (e.g., map CAS to its related Marker), and thereby
simplify application code.
> Today's current level of support allows a user to create a Marker for a given CAS (through
the createMarker() method which is part of the CAS interface).
> This proposed support will allow the user to subsequently query a given CAS and obtain
a complete list of Markers created against this CAS. This function is a natural extension
to the given level of support (i.e., if one can create Marker for a given CAS, one should
be able to query the CAS to find said Marker.)
> Having this support significant simplifies application code, offering advantages from
a memory overhead, performance, and maintainability standpoint.  For example, the application
won't need to build and maintain a map of CASes to Markers, given the Marker is hanging off
the CAS to begin with.

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