New interface for a cluster finder
[u/mrichter/AliRoot.git] / MUON / AliMUONVClusterFinder.h
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5e185331 1#ifndef ALIMUONVCLUSTERFINDER_H
2#define ALIMUONVCLUSTERFINDER_H
3
4/* Copyright(c) 1998-1999, ALICE Experiment at CERN, All rights reserved. *
5* See cxx source for full Copyright notice */
6
7// $Id$
8
9/// \ingroup rec
10/// \class AliMUONClusterFinder
11/// \brief Interface of a cluster finder.
12///
13// Author Laurent Aphecetche
14
15#ifndef ROOT_TObject
16# include "TObject.h"
17#endif
18
19class AliMUONCluster;
20class AliMpVSegmentation;
21class TClonesArray;
22class AliMUONPad;
23
24class AliMUONVClusterFinder : public TObject
25{
26public:
27 AliMUONVClusterFinder();
28 virtual ~AliMUONVClusterFinder();
29
30 virtual Bool_t Prepare(const AliMpVSegmentation* segmentations[2],
31 TClonesArray* digits[2]) = 0;
32
33 virtual AliMUONCluster* NextCluster() = 0;
34
35 /** Add a pad to the list of pads to be considered for clustering.
36 Typical usage is to "put-back-in-business" a pad that was part
37 of a previous cluster (returned by NextCluster) but was externally
38 identified of not being part of that cluster, so it must be reuseable.
39 Might not be implemented by all cluster finders...
40 (in which case it must returns kFALSE)
41 */
42 virtual Bool_t UsePad(const AliMUONPad& pad);
43
44 ClassDef(AliMUONVClusterFinder,0) // Interface of a MUON cluster finder.
45};
46
47#endif