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Eclipse GMF Guide
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Package org.eclipse.gmf.runtime.emf.type.core.edithelper

Provides the edit helper and edit helper advice for the Element Type framework.


Interface Summary
IEditHelper A factory for commands that will modify elements of a specific type.
IEditHelperAdvice Provides 'before' and 'after' editing behaviour for modifying model elements.

Class Summary
AbstractEditHelper Abstract edit helper implementation.
AbstractEditHelperAdvice Abstract superclass for edit helper advice classes that provide 'before' and 'after' advice for modifying model elements.

Package org.eclipse.gmf.runtime.emf.type.core.edithelper Description

Provides the edit helper and edit helper advice for the Element Type framework.

Edit helpers act as command-factories generating commands to edit a specific kind of model element. Edit helper advice contributes commands 'before' or 'after' the base editing commands contributed by the edit helper.

Clients should subclass org.eclipse.gmf.runtime.emf.type.core.edithelper.AbstractEditHelper when they wish to implement custom edit helper behaviour. Clients should subclass org.eclipse.gmf.runtime.emf.type.core.edithelper.AbstractEditHelperAdvice when they wish to implement custom edit helper advice.

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