This extension point is used to provide a new runtime target handler. Runtime target handlers are called whenever a runtime target is added or removed from a project. They can be used to switch Java classpaths, setup default resources, etc.
This extension point as well as the classes required to implement it are deprecated due to the addition of facets in WTP 1.0. If you were using this extension point for classpath then you can use the org.eclipse.jst.server.core.runtimeClasspathProviders extension point instead.
<!ELEMENT extension (
point CDATA #REQUIRED
id CDATA #IMPLIED
name CDATA #IMPLIED>
point - a fully qualified identifier of the target extension point
id - an optional identifier of the extension instance
name - an optional name of the extension instance
The runtimeTargetHandler element is deprecated
<!ELEMENT runtimeTargetHandler EMPTY>
id CDATA #REQUIRED
runtimeTypeIds CDATA #REQUIRED
class CDATA #REQUIRED
order CDATA #IMPLIED>
id - specifies a unique identifier for this extension point
runtimeTypeIds - a comma separated list of runtime type ids that this handler may support. Used for memory & performance reasons
class - specifies the fully qualified name of the Java class that extends RuntimeTargetHandlerDelegate.
Runtime target handler instances of this type will delegate to instances of this class.
order - an integer order used to sort handlers relative to each other
The following is an example of a runtime target handler extension point:
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