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Eclipse Platform
Release 3.5

org.eclipse.jface.viewers
Class ColumnViewerEditor

java.lang.Object
  extended by 
org.eclipse.jface.viewers.ColumnViewerEditor
Direct Known Subclasses:
TableViewerEditor, TreeViewerEditor

public abstract class ColumnViewerEditor
extends Object

This is the base for all editor implementations of Viewers. ColumnViewer implementors have to subclass this class and implement the missing methods

Since:
3.3
See Also:
TableViewerEditor, TreeViewerEditor

Field Summary
static int DEFAULT
          Tabbing from cell to cell is turned off
static int KEEP_EDITOR_ON_DOUBLE_CLICK
          Style mask used to turn off the feature that an editor activation is canceled on double click.
static int KEYBOARD_ACTIVATION
          Style mask used to enable keyboard activation
static int TABBING_CYCLE_IN_ROW
          Should if the end of the row is reach started from the beginning in the same row
static int TABBING_HORIZONTAL
          Should tabbing from column to column with in one row be supported
static int TABBING_MOVE_TO_ROW_NEIGHBOR
          Should if the end of the row is reach started from the start/end of the row below/above
static int TABBING_VERTICAL
          Support tabbing to Cell above/below the current cell
 
Constructor Summary
protected ColumnViewerEditor ( ColumnViewer viewer, ColumnViewerEditorActivationStrategy editorActivationStrategy, int feature)
           
 
Method Summary
 void addEditorActivationListener ( ColumnViewerEditorActivationListener listener)
          Adds the given listener, it is to be notified when the cell editor is activated or deactivated.
  ViewerCell getFocusCell ()
           
protected   ColumnViewer getViewer ()
           
protected  void processTraverseEvent (int columnIndex, ViewerRow row, TraverseEvent event)
          Process the traverse event and opens the next available editor depending of the implemented strategy.
 void removeEditorActivationListener ( ColumnViewerEditorActivationListener listener)
          Removes the given listener.
protected abstract  void setEditor ( Control w, Item item, int fColumnNumber)
          Position the editor inside the control
protected abstract  void setLayoutData ( CellEditor.LayoutData layoutData)
          set the layout data for the editor
protected abstract  void updateFocusCell ( ViewerCell focusCell, ColumnViewerEditorActivationEvent event)
           
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang. Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait
 

Field Detail

DEFAULT

public static final int DEFAULT
Tabbing from cell to cell is turned off

See Also:
Constant Field Values

TABBING_MOVE_TO_ROW_NEIGHBOR

public static final int TABBING_MOVE_TO_ROW_NEIGHBOR
Should if the end of the row is reach started from the start/end of the row below/above

See Also:
Constant Field Values

TABBING_CYCLE_IN_ROW

public static final int TABBING_CYCLE_IN_ROW
Should if the end of the row is reach started from the beginning in the same row

See Also:
Constant Field Values

TABBING_VERTICAL

public static final int TABBING_VERTICAL
Support tabbing to Cell above/below the current cell

See Also:
Constant Field Values

TABBING_HORIZONTAL

public static final int TABBING_HORIZONTAL
Should tabbing from column to column with in one row be supported

See Also:
Constant Field Values

KEYBOARD_ACTIVATION

public static final int KEYBOARD_ACTIVATION
Style mask used to enable keyboard activation

See Also:
Constant Field Values

KEEP_EDITOR_ON_DOUBLE_CLICK

public static final int KEEP_EDITOR_ON_DOUBLE_CLICK
Style mask used to turn off the feature that an editor activation is canceled on double click. It is also possible to turn off this feature per cell-editor using CellEditor.getDoubleClickTimeout()

Since:
3.4
See Also:
Constant Field Values
Constructor Detail

ColumnViewerEditor

protected ColumnViewerEditor(
ColumnViewer viewer,
                             
ColumnViewerEditorActivationStrategy editorActivationStrategy,
                             int feature)
Parameters:
viewer - the viewer this editor is attached to
editorActivationStrategy - the strategy used to decide about editor activation
feature - bit mask controlling the editor
Method Detail

addEditorActivationListener

public void addEditorActivationListener(
ColumnViewerEditorActivationListener listener)
Adds the given listener, it is to be notified when the cell editor is activated or deactivated.

Parameters:
listener - the listener to add

removeEditorActivationListener

public void removeEditorActivationListener(
ColumnViewerEditorActivationListener listener)
Removes the given listener.

Parameters:
listener - the listener to remove

processTraverseEvent

protected void processTraverseEvent(int columnIndex,
                                    
ViewerRow row,
                                    
TraverseEvent event)
Process the traverse event and opens the next available editor depending of the implemented strategy. The default implementation uses the style constants

Subclasses may overwrite to implement their custom logic to edit the next cell

Parameters:
columnIndex - the index of the current column
row - the current row - may only be used for the duration of this method call
event - the traverse event

setEditor

protected abstract void setEditor(
Control w,
                                  
Item item,
                                  int fColumnNumber)
Position the editor inside the control

Parameters:
w - the editor control
item - the item (row) in which the editor is drawn in
fColumnNumber - the column number in which the editor is shown

setLayoutData

protected abstract void setLayoutData(
CellEditor.LayoutData layoutData)
set the layout data for the editor

Parameters:
layoutData - the layout data used when editor is displayed

updateFocusCell

protected abstract void updateFocusCell(
ViewerCell focusCell,
                                        
ColumnViewerEditorActivationEvent event)
Parameters:
focusCell - updates the cell with the current input focus
event - the event requesting to update the focusCell

getFocusCell

public 
ViewerCell getFocusCell()
Returns:
the cell currently holding the focus if no cell has the focus or the viewer implementation doesn't support null is returned

getViewer

protected 
ColumnViewer getViewer()
Returns:
the viewer working for

Eclipse Platform
Release 3.5

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