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Eclipse Platform
Release 3.5

Interface IStorageEditorInput

All Superinterfaces:
IAdaptable, IEditorInput
All Known Subinterfaces:
All Known Implementing Classes:
FileEditorInput, FileInPlaceEditorInput

public interface IStorageEditorInput
extends IEditorInput

Interface for a IStorage input to an editor.

Clients implementing this editor input interface should override Object.equals(Object) to answer true for two inputs that are the same. The IWorbenchPage.openEditor APIs are dependent on this to find an editor with the same input.

Clients should implement this interface to declare new types of IStorage editor inputs.

File-oriented editors should support this as a valid input type, and display its content for viewing (but not allow modification). Within the editor, the "save" and "save as" operations should create a new file resource within the workspace.

All editor inputs must implement the IAdaptable interface; extensions are managed by the platform's adapter manager.

Method Summary
  IStorage getStorage ()
          Returns the underlying IStorage object.
Methods inherited from interface org.eclipse.ui. IEditorInput
exists, getImageDescriptor, getName, getPersistable, getToolTipText
Methods inherited from interface org.eclipse.core.runtime. IAdaptable

Method Detail


IStorage getStorage()
Returns the underlying IStorage object.

an IStorage object.
CoreException - if this method fails

Eclipse Platform
Release 3.5

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