A central book-keeping place for the licenses referenced by installable components. Licenses are identified by their URL and
kept in local files if they have been "used" before. A license gets "used" in particular when the user attempts to download a
component goverened by that license.
Author: marc modified by LunDev
All Methods Static Methods Concrete Methods
Modifier and Type
Method and Description
(java.net.URL licenseURL) getLicense
For the license identified by the given URL, return the URL of a local file providing the same content as the given URL.
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
equals, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait
public static java.net.URL getLicense(java.net.URL licenseURL)
For the license identified by the given URL, return the URL of a local file providing the same content as the given URL. If
the license has not been downloaded yet, it will be now.
licenseURL - the remote URL of the license, serving as the license's identifier.
Returns: the URL of a local file from which the license text can be read even if there is no internet connection.