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Eclipse Platform
Release 3.5

Interface ICommonContentProvider

All Superinterfaces:
IContentProvider, IMementoAware, IStructuredContentProvider, ITreeContentProvider
All Known Subinterfaces:
All Known Implementing Classes:
AbstractSynchronizationContentProvider, SynchronizationContentProvider

public interface ICommonContentProvider
extends ITreeContentProvider, IMementoAware

Allows extensions to vary their behavior based on properties in the extension model and the given memento. The state model should be initialized from values in the memento if necessary.

Clients should refer to the org.eclipse.ui.navigator.navigatorContent extension point for more information on building a content extension.

Clients may implement this interface if they require the methods defined here. ITreeContentProvider is respected by the Common Navigator.


Method Summary
 void init ( ICommonContentExtensionSite aConfig)
          Initialize the content provider with the given configuration.
Methods inherited from interface org.eclipse.jface.viewers. ITreeContentProvider
getChildren, getParent, hasChildren
Methods inherited from interface org.eclipse.jface.viewers. IStructuredContentProvider
Methods inherited from interface org.eclipse.jface.viewers. IContentProvider
dispose, inputChanged
Methods inherited from interface org.eclipse.ui.navigator. IMementoAware
restoreState, saveState

Method Detail


void init(
ICommonContentExtensionSite aConfig)
Initialize the content provider with the given configuration.

aConfig - The extension site provides information that some extensions will find useful to configure themselves properly in a particular viewer.
See Also:

Eclipse Platform
Release 3.5

Guidelines for using Eclipse APIs.

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