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// Copyright 2013 The Chromium Authors. All rights reserved.
// Use of this source code is governed by a BSD-style license that can be
// found in the LICENSE file.
#include <string>
#include "components/policy/core/common/external_data_fetcher.h"
#include "components/policy/policy_export.h"
namespace policy {
// Downloads, verifies, caches and retrieves external data referenced by
// policies.
// An implementation of this abstract interface should be provided for each
// policy source (cloud policy, platform policy) that supports external data
// references.
class POLICY_EXPORT ExternalDataManager {
// Retrieves the external data referenced by |policy| and invokes |callback|
// with the result. If |policy| does not reference any external data, the
// |callback| is invoked with a NULL pointer. Otherwise, the |callback| is
// invoked with the referenced data once it has been successfully retrieved.
// If retrieval is temporarily impossible (e.g. no network connectivity), the
// |callback| will be invoked when the temporary hindrance is resolved. If
// retrieval is permanently impossible (e.g. |policy| references data that
// does not exist on the server), the |callback| will never be invoked.
virtual void Fetch(const std::string& policy,
const ExternalDataFetcher::FetchCallback& callback) = 0;
} // namespace policy