org.apache.pdfbox.pdmodel
Class PDDocumentInformation

java.lang.Object
  extended by org.apache.pdfbox.pdmodel.PDDocumentInformation
All Implemented Interfaces:
COSObjectable

public class PDDocumentInformation
extends Object
implements COSObjectable

This is the document metadata. Each getXXX method will return the entry if it exists or null if it does not exist. If you pass in null for the setXXX method then it will clear the value.

Version:
$Revision: 1.12 $
Author:
Ben Litchfield

Constructor Summary
PDDocumentInformation()
          Default Constructor.
PDDocumentInformation(COSDictionary dic)
          Constructor that is used for a preexisting dictionary.
 
Method Summary
 String getAuthor()
          This will get the author of the document.
 COSBase getCOSObject()
          Convert this standard java object to a COS object.
 Calendar getCreationDate()
          This will get the creation date of the document.
 String getCreator()
          This will get the creator of the document.
 String getCustomMetadataValue(String fieldName)
          This will get the value of a custom metadata information field for the document.
 COSDictionary getDictionary()
          This will get the underlying dictionary that this object wraps.
 String getKeywords()
          This will get the keywords of the document.
 Calendar getModificationDate()
          This will get the modification date of the document.
 String getProducer()
          This will get the producer of the document.
 String getSubject()
          This will get the subject of the document.
 String getTitle()
          This will get the title of the document.
 String getTrapped()
          This will get the trapped value for the document.
 void setAuthor(String author)
          This will set the author of the document.
 void setCreationDate(Calendar date)
          This will set the creation date of the document.
 void setCreator(String creator)
          This will set the creator of the document.
 void setCustomMetadataValue(String fieldName, String fieldValue)
          Set the custom metadata value.
 void setKeywords(String keywords)
          This will set the keywords of the document.
 void setModificationDate(Calendar date)
          This will set the modification date of the document.
 void setProducer(String producer)
          This will set the producer of the document.
 void setSubject(String subject)
          This will set the subject of the document.
 void setTitle(String title)
          This will set the title of the document.
 void setTrapped(String value)
          This will set the trapped of the document.
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait
 

Constructor Detail

PDDocumentInformation

public PDDocumentInformation()
Default Constructor.


PDDocumentInformation

public PDDocumentInformation(COSDictionary dic)
Constructor that is used for a preexisting dictionary.

Parameters:
dic - The underlying dictionary.
Method Detail

getDictionary

public COSDictionary getDictionary()
This will get the underlying dictionary that this object wraps.

Returns:
The underlying info dictionary.

getCOSObject

public COSBase getCOSObject()
Convert this standard java object to a COS object.

Specified by:
getCOSObject in interface COSObjectable
Returns:
The cos object that matches this Java object.

getTitle

public String getTitle()
This will get the title of the document. This will return null if no title exists.

Returns:
The title of the document.

setTitle

public void setTitle(String title)
This will set the title of the document.

Parameters:
title - The new title for the document.

getAuthor

public String getAuthor()
This will get the author of the document. This will return null if no author exists.

Returns:
The author of the document.

setAuthor

public void setAuthor(String author)
This will set the author of the document.

Parameters:
author - The new author for the document.

getSubject

public String getSubject()
This will get the subject of the document. This will return null if no subject exists.

Returns:
The subject of the document.

setSubject

public void setSubject(String subject)
This will set the subject of the document.

Parameters:
subject - The new subject for the document.

getKeywords

public String getKeywords()
This will get the keywords of the document. This will return null if no keywords exists.

Returns:
The keywords of the document.

setKeywords

public void setKeywords(String keywords)
This will set the keywords of the document.

Parameters:
keywords - The new keywords for the document.

getCreator

public String getCreator()
This will get the creator of the document. This will return null if no creator exists.

Returns:
The creator of the document.

setCreator

public void setCreator(String creator)
This will set the creator of the document.

Parameters:
creator - The new creator for the document.

getProducer

public String getProducer()
This will get the producer of the document. This will return null if no producer exists.

Returns:
The producer of the document.

setProducer

public void setProducer(String producer)
This will set the producer of the document.

Parameters:
producer - The new producer for the document.

getCreationDate

public Calendar getCreationDate()
                         throws IOException
This will get the creation date of the document. This will return null if no creation date exists.

Returns:
The creation date of the document.
Throws:
IOException - If there is an error creating the date.

setCreationDate

public void setCreationDate(Calendar date)
This will set the creation date of the document.

Parameters:
date - The new creation date for the document.

getModificationDate

public Calendar getModificationDate()
                             throws IOException
This will get the modification date of the document. This will return null if no modification date exists.

Returns:
The modification date of the document.
Throws:
IOException - If there is an error creating the date.

setModificationDate

public void setModificationDate(Calendar date)
This will set the modification date of the document.

Parameters:
date - The new modification date for the document.

getTrapped

public String getTrapped()
This will get the trapped value for the document. This will return null if one is not found.

Returns:
The trapped value for the document.

getCustomMetadataValue

public String getCustomMetadataValue(String fieldName)
This will get the value of a custom metadata information field for the document. This will return null if one is not found.

Parameters:
fieldName - Name of custom metadata field from pdf document.
Returns:
String Value of metadata field

setCustomMetadataValue

public void setCustomMetadataValue(String fieldName,
                                   String fieldValue)
Set the custom metadata value.

Parameters:
fieldName - The name of the custom metadata field.
fieldValue - The value to the custom metadata field.

setTrapped

public void setTrapped(String value)
This will set the trapped of the document. This will be 'True', 'False', or 'Unknown'.

Parameters:
value - The new trapped value for the document.


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