view/public/nsIViewManager.h
author dwitte@stanford.edu
Tue, 04 Dec 2007 22:37:36 -0800
changeset 8748 b5ece59befc400cc7b73d6362cdd4951daf36089
parent 2879 21adcfc0eca20aaa45b4087ebf676119a733acf1
child 10097 5c4bd278743bffd7b9c079a05dd19f9a71641948
permissions -rw-r--r--
move permission manager persistent storage from hostperm.1 to permissions.sqlite, use nsIURI::GetAsciiHost() for consistent host normalization, and expand type/permission limits. bugs 400092 and 400097 (patch in 400097), sr=shaver, pending r=sdwilsh, blocking-1.9+.

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#ifndef nsIViewManager_h___
#define nsIViewManager_h___

#include "nscore.h"
#include "nsIView.h"
#include "nsColor.h"
#include "nsEvent.h"
#include "nsIRenderingContext.h"

class nsIScrollableView;
class nsIWidget;
struct nsRect;
class nsRegion;
class nsIDeviceContext;
class nsIViewObserver;

enum nsRectVisibility { 
  nsRectVisibility_kVisible, 
  nsRectVisibility_kAboveViewport, 
  nsRectVisibility_kBelowViewport, 
  nsRectVisibility_kLeftOfViewport, 
  nsRectVisibility_kRightOfViewport, 
  nsRectVisibility_kZeroAreaRect
}; 

// 5a1e80e1-b51c-4f43-8950-1064bd1f39ee
#define NS_IVIEWMANAGER_IID   \
{ 0x5a1e80e1, 0xb51c, 0x4f43, \
  { 0x89, 0x50, 0x10, 0x64, 0xbd, 0x1f, 0x39, 0xee } }

class nsIViewManager : public nsISupports
{
public:

  NS_DECLARE_STATIC_IID_ACCESSOR(NS_IVIEWMANAGER_IID)
  /**
   * Initialize the ViewManager
   * Note: this instance does not hold a reference to the viewobserver
   * because it holds a reference to this instance.
   * @result The result of the initialization, NS_OK if no errors
   */
  NS_IMETHOD  Init(nsIDeviceContext* aContext) = 0;

  /**
   * Create an ordinary view
   * @param aBounds initial bounds for view
   *        XXX We should eliminate this parameter; you can set the bounds after CreateView
   * @param aParent intended parent for view. this is not actually set in the
   *        nsIView through this method. it is only used by the initialization
   *        code to walk up the view tree, if necessary, to find resources.
   *        XXX We should eliminate this parameter!
   * @param aVisibilityFlag initial visibility state of view
   *        XXX We should eliminate this parameter; you can set it after CreateView
   * @result The new view
   */
  NS_IMETHOD_(nsIView*) CreateView(const nsRect& aBounds,
                                   const nsIView* aParent,
                                   nsViewVisibility aVisibilityFlag = nsViewVisibility_kShow) = 0;

  /**
   * Create an scrollable view
   * @param aBounds initial bounds for view
   *        XXX We should eliminate this parameter; you can set the bounds after CreateScrollableView
   * @param aParent intended parent for view. this is not actually set in the
   *        nsIView through this method. it is only used by the initialization
   *        code to walk up the view tree, if necessary, to find resources.
   *        XXX We should eliminate this parameter!
   * @result The new view
   */
  NS_IMETHOD_(nsIScrollableView*) CreateScrollableView(const nsRect& aBounds,
                                                       const nsIView* aParent) = 0;

  /**
   * Get the root of the view tree.
   * @result the root view
   */
  NS_IMETHOD  GetRootView(nsIView *&aView) = 0;

  /**
   * Set the root of the view tree. Does not destroy the current root view.
   * aView may have a parent view managed by a different view manager.
   * aView may have a widget (anything but printing) or may not (printing).
   * @param aView view to set as root
   */
  NS_IMETHOD  SetRootView(nsIView *aView) = 0;

  /**
   * Get the dimensions of the root window. The dimensions are in
   * twips
   * @param aWidth out parameter for width of window in twips
   * @param aHeight out parameter for height of window in twips
   */
  NS_IMETHOD  GetWindowDimensions(nscoord *aWidth, nscoord *aHeight) = 0;

  /**
   * Set the dimensions of the root window.
   * Called if the root window is resized. The dimensions are in
   * twips
   * @param aWidth of window in twips
   * @param aHeight of window in twips
   */
  NS_IMETHOD  SetWindowDimensions(nscoord aWidth, nscoord aHeight) = 0;

  /**
   * Called to force a redrawing of any dirty areas.
   */
  // XXXbz why is this exposed?  Shouldn't update view batches handle this?
  // It's not like Composite() does what's expected inside a view update batch
  // anyway, since dirty areas may not have been invalidated on the widget yet
  // and widget changes may not have been propagated yet.  Maybe this should
  // call FlushPendingInvalidates()?
  NS_IMETHOD  Composite(void) = 0;

  /**
   * Called to inform the view manager that the entire area of a view
   * is dirty and needs to be redrawn.
   * @param aView view to paint. should be root view
   * @param aUpdateFlags see bottom of nsIViewManager.h for description
   */
  NS_IMETHOD  UpdateView(nsIView *aView, PRUint32 aUpdateFlags) = 0;

  /**
   * Called to inform the view manager that some portion of a view
   * is dirty and needs to be redrawn. The rect passed in
   * should be in the view's coordinate space.
   * @param aView view to paint. should be root view
   * @param rect rect to mark as damaged
   * @param aUpdateFlags see bottom of nsIViewManager.h for description
   */
  NS_IMETHOD  UpdateView(nsIView *aView, const nsRect &aRect, PRUint32 aUpdateFlags) = 0;

  /**
   * Called to inform the view manager that it should redraw all views.
   * @param aView view to paint. should be root view
   * @param aUpdateFlags see bottom of nsIViewManager.h for description
   */
  NS_IMETHOD  UpdateAllViews(PRUint32 aUpdateFlags) = 0;

  /**
   * Called to dispatch an event to the appropriate view. Often called
   * as a result of receiving a mouse or keyboard event from the widget
   * event system.
   * @param event event to dispatch
   * @result event handling status
   */
  NS_IMETHOD  DispatchEvent(nsGUIEvent *aEvent, nsEventStatus* aStatus) = 0;

  /**
   * Used to grab/capture all mouse events for a specific view,
   * irrespective of the cursor position at which the
   * event occurred.
   * @param aView view to capture mouse events
   * @result event handling status
   */
  NS_IMETHOD  GrabMouseEvents(nsIView *aView, PRBool& aResult) = 0;

  /**
   * Get the current view, if any, that's capturing mouse events.
   * @result view that is capturing mouse events or nsnull
   */
  NS_IMETHOD  GetMouseEventGrabber(nsIView *&aView) = 0;

  /**
   * Given a parent view, insert another view as its child.
   * aSibling and aAbove control the "document order" for the insertion.
   * If aSibling is null, the view is inserted at the end of the document order
   * if aAfter is PR_TRUE, otherwise it is inserted at the beginning.
   * If aSibling is non-null, then if aAfter is PR_TRUE, the view is inserted
   * after the sibling in document order (appearing above the sibling unless
   * overriden by z-order).
   * If it is PR_FALSE, the view is inserted before the sibling.
   * The view manager generates the appopriate dirty regions.
   * @param aParent parent view
   * @param aChild child view
   * @param aSibling sibling view
   * @param aAfter after or before in the document order
   */
  NS_IMETHOD  InsertChild(nsIView *aParent, nsIView *aChild, nsIView *aSibling,
                          PRBool aAfter) = 0;

  /**
   * Remove a specific child view from its parent. This will NOT remove its placeholder
   * if there is one.
   * The view manager generates the appropriate dirty regions.
   * @param aParent parent view
   * @param aChild child view
   */
  NS_IMETHOD  RemoveChild(nsIView *aChild) = 0;

  /**
   * Move a view to the specified position, provided in parent coordinates.
   * The new position is the (0, 0) origin for the view's coordinate system.
   * The view's bounds may extend above or to the left of this point.
   * The view manager generates the appropriate dirty regions.
   * @param aView view to move
   * @param aX x value for new view position
   * @param aY y value for new view position
   */
  NS_IMETHOD  MoveViewTo(nsIView *aView, nscoord aX, nscoord aY) = 0;

  /**
   * Resize a view. In addition to setting the width and height, you can
   * set the x and y of its bounds relative to its position. Negative x and y
   * will let the view extend above and to the left of the (0,0) point in its
   * coordinate system.
   * The view manager generates the appropriate dirty regions.
   * @param aView view to move
   * @param the new bounds relative to the current position
   * @param RepaintExposedAreaOnly
   *     if PR_TRUE Repaint only the expanded or contracted region,
   *     if PR_FALSE Repaint the union of the old and new rectangles.
   */
  NS_IMETHOD  ResizeView(nsIView *aView, const nsRect &aRect,
                         PRBool aRepaintExposedAreaOnly = PR_FALSE) = 0;

  /**
   * Set the visibility of a view.
   * The view manager generates the appropriate dirty regions.
   * @param aView view to change visibility state of
   * @param visible new visibility state
   */
  NS_IMETHOD  SetViewVisibility(nsIView *aView, nsViewVisibility aVisible) = 0;

  /**
   * Set the z-index of a view. Positive z-indices mean that a view
   * is above its parent in z-order. Negative z-indices mean that a
   * view is below its parent.
   * The view manager generates the appropriate dirty regions.
   * @param aAutoZIndex indicate that the z-index of a view is "auto". An "auto" z-index
   * means that the view does not define a new stacking context,
   * which means that the z-indicies of the view's children are
   * relative to the view's siblings.
   * @param aView view to change z depth of
   * @param aZindex explicit z depth
   * @param aTopMost used when this view is z-index:auto to compare against 
   *        other z-index:auto views.
   *        PR_TRUE if the view should be topmost when compared with 
   *        other z-index:auto views.
   */
  NS_IMETHOD  SetViewZIndex(nsIView *aView, PRBool aAutoZIndex, PRInt32 aZindex, PRBool aTopMost = PR_FALSE) = 0;

  /**
   * Set whether the view "floats" above all other views,
   * which tells the compositor not to consider higher views in
   * the view hierarchy that would geometrically intersect with
   * this view. This is a hack, but it fixes some problems with
   * views that need to be drawn in front of all other views.
   */
  NS_IMETHOD  SetViewFloating(nsIView *aView, PRBool aFloatingView) = 0;

  /**
   * Set the view observer associated with this manager
   * @param aObserver - new observer
   * @result error status
   */
  NS_IMETHOD SetViewObserver(nsIViewObserver *aObserver) = 0;

  /**
   * Get the view observer associated with this manager
   * @param aObserver - out parameter for observer
   * @result error status
   */
  NS_IMETHOD GetViewObserver(nsIViewObserver *&aObserver) = 0;

  /**
   * Get the device context associated with this manager
   * @result device context
   */
  NS_IMETHOD  GetDeviceContext(nsIDeviceContext *&aContext) = 0;

  /**
   * prevent the view manager from refreshing.
   * @return error status
   */
  // XXXbz callers of this function don't seem to realize that it disables
  // refresh for the entire view manager hierarchy.... Maybe it shouldn't do
  // that?
  NS_IMETHOD DisableRefresh(void) = 0;

  /**
   * allow the view manager to refresh. this may cause a synchronous
   * paint to occur inside the call.
   * @param aUpdateFlags see bottom of nsIViewManager.h for description
   * @return error status
   */
  NS_IMETHOD EnableRefresh(PRUint32 aUpdateFlags) = 0;

  /**
   * prevents the view manager from refreshing. allows UpdateView()
   * to notify widgets of damaged regions that should be repainted
   * when the batch is ended.
   * @return error status
   */
  NS_IMETHOD BeginUpdateViewBatch(void) = 0;

  /**
   * allow the view manager to refresh any damaged areas accumulated
   * after the BeginUpdateViewBatch() call.  this may cause a
   * synchronous paint to occur inside the call if aUpdateFlags
   * NS_VMREFRESH_IMMEDIATE is set.
   *
   * If this is not the outermost view batch command, then this does
   * nothing except that the specified flags are remembered. When the
   * outermost batch finally ends, we merge together all the flags for the
   * inner batches in the following way:
   * -- If any batch specified NS_VMREFRESH_IMMEDIATE, then we use that flag
   * (i.e. there is a synchronous paint under the last EndUpdateViewBatch)
   * -- Otherwise if any batch specified NS_VMREFERSH_DEFERRED, then we use
   * that flag (i.e. invalidation is deferred until the processing of an
   * Invalidate PLEvent)
   * -- Otherwise all batches specified NS_VMREFRESH_NO_SYNC and we honor
   * that; all widgets are invalidated normally and will be painted the next
   * time the toolkit chooses to update them.
   *
   * @param aUpdateFlags see bottom of nsIViewManager.h for
   * description @return error status
   */
  NS_IMETHOD EndUpdateViewBatch(PRUint32 aUpdateFlags) = 0;

  /**
   * set the view that is is considered to be the root scrollable
   * view for the document.
   * @param aScrollable root scrollable view
   * @return error status
   */
  NS_IMETHOD SetRootScrollableView(nsIScrollableView *aScrollable) = 0;

  /**
   * get the view that is is considered to be the root scrollable
   * view for the document.
   * @param aScrollable out parameter for root scrollable view
   * @return error status
   */
  NS_IMETHOD GetRootScrollableView(nsIScrollableView **aScrollable) = 0;

  /**
   * Retrieve the widget at the root of the view manager. This is the
   * widget associated with the root view, if the root view exists and has
   * a widget.
   */
  NS_IMETHOD GetWidget(nsIWidget **aWidget) = 0;

  /**
   * Force update of view manager widget
   * Callers should use UpdateView(view, NS_VMREFRESH_IMMEDIATE) in most cases instead
   * @result error status
   */
  // XXXbz Callers seem to be confused about this one... and it doesn't play
  // right with view update batching at all (will miss updates).  Maybe this
  // should call FlushPendingInvalidates()?
  NS_IMETHOD ForceUpdate() = 0;

  /**
   * Indicate whether the viewmanager is currently painting
   *
   * @param aPainting PR_TRUE if the viewmanager is painting
   *                  PR_FALSE otherwise
   */
  NS_IMETHOD IsPainting(PRBool& aIsPainting)=0;

  /**
   * Set the default background color that the view manager should use
   * to paint otherwise unowned areas. If the color isn't known, just set
   * it to zero (which means 'transparent' since the color is RGBA).
   *
   * @param aColor the default background color
   */
  NS_IMETHOD SetDefaultBackgroundColor(nscolor aColor)=0;

  /**
   * Retrieve the default background color.
   *
   * @param aColor the default background color
   */
  NS_IMETHOD GetDefaultBackgroundColor(nscolor* aColor)=0;

  /**
   * Retrieve the time of the last user event. User events
   * include mouse and keyboard events. The viewmanager
   * saves the time of the last user event.
   *
   * @param aTime Last user event time in microseconds
   */
  NS_IMETHOD GetLastUserEventTime(PRUint32& aTime)=0;

  /**
   * Determine if a rectangle specified in the view's coordinate system 
   * is completely, or partially visible.
   * @param aView view that aRect coordinates are specified relative to
   * @param aRect rectangle in twips to test for visibility 
   * @param aMinTwips is the min. pixel rows or cols at edge of screen 
   *                  needed for object to be counted visible
   * @param aRectVisibility returns eVisible if the rect is visible, 
   *                        otherwise it returns an enum indicating why not
   */
  NS_IMETHOD GetRectVisibility(nsIView *aView, const nsRect &aRect, 
                               PRUint16 aMinTwips, 
                               nsRectVisibility *aRectVisibility)=0;

  /**
   * Dispatch a mouse move event based on the most recent mouse
   * position.  This is used when the contents of the page moved
   * (aFromScroll is false) or scrolled (aFromScroll is true).
   */
  NS_IMETHOD SynthesizeMouseMove(PRBool aFromScroll)=0;
};

NS_DEFINE_STATIC_IID_ACCESSOR(nsIViewManager, NS_IVIEWMANAGER_IID)

// Paint timing mode flags

// intermediate: do no special timing processing; repaint when the
// toolkit issues an expose event (which will happen *before* PLEvent
// processing). This is essentially the default.
#define NS_VMREFRESH_NO_SYNC            0

// least immediate: we suppress invalidation, storing dirty areas in
// views, and post an Invalidate PLEvent. The Invalidate event gets
// processed after toolkit events such as window resize events!
// This is only usable with EndUpdateViewBatch and EnableRefresh.
#define NS_VMREFRESH_DEFERRED           0x0001

// most immediate: force a call to nsViewManager::Composite, which
// synchronously updates the window(s) right away before returning
#define NS_VMREFRESH_IMMEDIATE          0x0002

//animate scroll operation
#define NS_VMREFRESH_SMOOTHSCROLL       0x0008

#endif  // nsIViewManager_h___