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017
018package org.apache.commons.math3.linear;
019
020import org.apache.commons.math3.FieldElement;
021
022/**
023 * Default implementation of the {@link FieldMatrixChangingVisitor} interface.
024 * <p>
025 * This class is a convenience to create custom visitors without defining all
026 * methods. This class provides default implementations that do nothing.
027 * </p>
028 *
029 * @param <T> the type of the field elements
030 * @version $Id: DefaultFieldMatrixChangingVisitor.java 1416643 2012-12-03 19:37:14Z tn $
031 * @since 2.0
032 */
033public class DefaultFieldMatrixChangingVisitor<T extends FieldElement<T>>
034    implements FieldMatrixChangingVisitor<T> {
035    /** Zero element of the field. */
036    private final T zero;
037
038    /** Build a new instance.
039     * @param zero additive identity of the field
040     */
041    public DefaultFieldMatrixChangingVisitor(final T zero) {
042        this.zero = zero;
043    }
044
045    /** {@inheritDoc} */
046    public void start(int rows, int columns,
047                      int startRow, int endRow, int startColumn, int endColumn) {
048    }
049
050    /** {@inheritDoc} */
051    public T visit(int row, int column, T value) {
052        return value;
053    }
054
055    /** {@inheritDoc} */
056    public T end() {
057        return zero;
058    }
059}