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Eclipse Platform
Release 3.5

org.eclipse.ui
Interface IPersistableEditor

All Superinterfaces:
IPersistable
All Known Implementing Classes:
AbstractDecoratedTextEditor, AbstractTextEditor, StatusTextEditor, TextEditor

public interface IPersistableEditor
extends IPersistable

An editor can implement this interface and participate in the workbench session save/restore cycle using IMemento, similar to how IViewPart currently works.

Refer to IWorkbenchPart for the part lifecycle.

If a memento is available, restoreState(*) will be inserted into the editor startup.

  1. editor.init(site, input)
  2. editor.restoreState(memento)
  3. editor.createPartControl(parent)
  4. ...

On workbench shutdown, the editor state will be persisted when the editor references are saved.

Since:
3.3

Method Summary
 void restoreState ( IMemento memento)
          Called with a memento for this editor.
 
Methods inherited from interface org.eclipse.ui. IPersistable
saveState
 

Method Detail

restoreState

void restoreState(
IMemento memento)
Called with a memento for this editor. The editor can parse the data or save the memento. This method may not be called.

Parameters:
memento - the saved state for this editor. May be null.

Eclipse Platform
Release 3.5

Guidelines for using Eclipse APIs.

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