Bundles wishing to use this package must list the package in the Import-Package header of the bundle's manifest. This package has two types of users: the consumers that use the API in this package and the providers that implement the API in this package.
Example import for consumers using the API in this package:
Import-Package: org.osgi.service.component; version="[1.4,2.0)"
Example import for providers implementing the API in this package:
Import-Package: org.osgi.service.component; version="[1.4,1.5)"
Interface Summary Interface Description ComponentConstantsDefines standard names for Service Component constants. ComponentContextA Component Context object is used by a component instance to interact with its execution context including locating services by reference name. ComponentFactory<S>When a component is declared with the
factoryattribute on its
componentelement, Service Component Runtime will register a Component Factory service to allow new component configurations to be created and activated rather than automatically creating and activating component configuration as necessary.
ComponentInstance<S>A ComponentInstance encapsulates a component instance of an activated component configuration. ComponentServiceObjects<S>Allows multiple service objects for a service to be obtained.
Exception Summary Exception Description ComponentExceptionUnchecked exception which may be thrown by Service Component Runtime.