Interface PrincipalEvalPredicate

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All Known Implementing Classes:
ExactPrincipalEvalPredicateFactory.ExactMatchPredicate, InexactPrincipalEvalPredicateFactory.InexactMatchPredicate

public interface PrincipalEvalPredicate extends Predicate<PrincipalSupportingComponent>
A Predicate to evaluate a Principal that represents a requested form of authentication against a set of principals supported by a PrincipalSupportingComponent.

The predicate contains an additional method that makes available the actual Principal object that satisfied the predicate. In concrete terms, this represents the actual authentication method that was performed.

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