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 * use this file except in compliance with the License. You may obtain a copy of
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package com.haulmont.yarg.util.converter;

import com.haulmont.yarg.exception.ReportingException;
import org.apache.commons.lang3.reflect.ConstructorUtils;
import org.apache.commons.lang3.reflect.MethodUtils;

import java.lang.reflect.Constructor;
import java.lang.reflect.Method;

public abstract class AbstractObjectToStringConverter implements ObjectToStringConverter {
    protected Object convertFromStringUnresolved(Class<?> parameterClass, String paramValueStr) {
        try {
            Constructor constructor = ConstructorUtils.getAccessibleConstructor(parameterClass, String.class);
            if (constructor != null) {
                return constructor.newInstance(paramValueStr);
            } else {
                Method valueOf = MethodUtils.getAccessibleMethod(parameterClass, "valueOf", String.class);
                if (valueOf != null) {
                    return valueOf.invoke(null, paramValueStr);
        } catch (ReflectiveOperationException e) {
            throw new ReportingException(
                    String.format("Could not instantiate object with class [%s] from [%s] string.",
        return paramValueStr;