public class

LinearUnit

extends Unit
java.lang.Object
   ↳ com.esri.core.geometry.Unit
     ↳ com.esri.core.geometry.LinearUnit

Class Overview

Unit for measurement of dimensions.

Summary

Nested Classes
interface LinearUnit.Code Linear Unit codes 
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Inherited Fields
From class com.esri.core.geometry.Unit
Public Constructors
LinearUnit(int WKID)
Public Methods
double convertFromMeters(double meters)
Converts meters to this LinearUnit.
double convertToMeters(double thisUnitValue)
Converts this linear units to meters.
boolean equals(Object other)
Indicates if this unit is the same type (linear, angular, or area) and the same unit (meter, degree, acre, etc.)as another.
String getAbbreviation()
Returns the abbreviated name of this unit.
double getConversionFactor(Unit dstUnit)
Returns a conversion factor from this unit to the destination unit.
String getDisplayName()
Returns the display name of this unit.
int getID()
Returns the unit's well-known ID.
String getName()
Returns the canonical name of the unit as defined in Projection Engine.
String getPluralDisplayName()
Returns the display name of this unit.
Unit.UnitType getUnitType()
Returns the unit type.
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Inherited Methods
From class com.esri.core.geometry.Unit
From class java.lang.Object

Public Constructors

public LinearUnit (int WKID)

Public Methods

public double convertFromMeters (double meters)

Converts meters to this LinearUnit.

Parameters
meters double: The value in meters to convert.
Returns
double The linear unit value corresponding to the input parameter.

public double convertToMeters (double thisUnitValue)

Converts this linear units to meters.

Parameters
thisUnitValue double: The value in this linear units to convert.
Returns
double The value in meters corresponding to the input parameter.

public boolean equals (Object other)

Indicates if this unit is the same type (linear, angular, or area) and the same unit (meter, degree, acre, etc.)as another.

Parameters
other Object: The other object.
Returns
boolean true, if equals

public String getAbbreviation ()

Returns the abbreviated name of this unit.

Returns
String A string value of abbreviation for unit.

public double getConversionFactor (Unit dstUnit)

Returns a conversion factor from this unit to the destination unit.

Parameters
dstUnit Unit: The destination unit.
Returns
double A double conversion factor.

public String getDisplayName ()

Returns the display name of this unit.

Returns
String A string value of unit display name.

public int getID ()

Returns the unit's well-known ID.

Returns
int Integer value for wkid.

public String getName ()

Returns the canonical name of the unit as defined in Projection Engine.

Returns
String A string representation of Projection Engine unit name.

public String getPluralDisplayName ()

Returns the display name of this unit.

Returns
String string value of plural display name

public Unit.UnitType getUnitType ()

Returns the unit type.

Returns
Unit.UnitType the unit type