netwerk/cache2/nsICacheStorageService.idl
author Valentin Gosu <valentin.gosu@gmail.com>
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:40:00 +0200
changeset 255599 fb2a27db76bc5a570c482cb900fa439402c74a9d
parent 190801 b502c2fd110d2ef714c52f3db8f16935fc2d200b
child 255621 877e06cd774bc235ee5f8ca656db5b48930b8503
permissions -rw-r--r--
Bug 1032254 - Provide a way to pin resources in the http cache r=honzab

/* This Source Code Form is subject to the terms of the Mozilla Public
 * License, v. 2.0. If a copy of the MPL was not distributed with this
 * file, You can obtain one at http://mozilla.org/MPL/2.0/. */

#include "nsISupports.idl"

interface nsICacheStorage;
interface nsILoadContextInfo;
interface nsIApplicationCache;
interface nsIEventTarget;
interface nsICacheStorageConsumptionObserver;

/**
 * Provides access to particual cache storages of the network URI cache.
 */
[scriptable, uuid(6764d6a5-af42-4655-aef2-81d9efe72ae6)]
interface nsICacheStorageService : nsISupports
{
  /**
   * Get storage where entries will only remain in memory, never written
   * to the disk.
   *
   * NOTE: Any existing disk entry for [URL|id-extension] will be doomed
   * prior opening an entry using this memory-only storage.  Result of
   * AsyncOpenURI will be a new and empty memory-only entry.  Using
   * OPEN_READONLY open flag has no effect on this behavior.
   *
   * @param aLoadContextInfo
   *    Information about the loading context, this focuses the storage JAR and
   *    respects separate storage for private browsing.
   */
  nsICacheStorage memoryCacheStorage(in nsILoadContextInfo aLoadContextInfo);

  /**
   * Get storage where entries will be written to disk when not forbidden by
   * response headers.
   *
   * @param aLookupAppCache
   *    When set true (for top level document loading channels) app cache will
   *    be first to check on to find entries in.
   */
  nsICacheStorage diskCacheStorage(in nsILoadContextInfo aLoadContextInfo,
                                   in bool aLookupAppCache);

  /**
   * Entries bound to an app will be persisted in a roaming part of the profile
   * and won't unpersist until the app goes away.  Common web content will use
   * disk cache storage, when under the private browsing mode, entries will be
   * held in memory and evicted on limit.
   */
  nsICacheStorage pinningCacheStorage(in nsILoadContextInfo aLoadContextInfo);

  /**
   * Get storage for a specified application cache obtained using some different
   * mechanism.
   *
   * @param aLoadContextInfo
   *    Mandatory reference to a load context information.
   * @param aApplicationCache
   *    Optional reference to an existing appcache.  When left null, this will
   *    work with offline cache as a whole.
   */
  nsICacheStorage appCacheStorage(in nsILoadContextInfo aLoadContextInfo,
                                  in nsIApplicationCache aApplicationCache);

  /**
   * Evict the whole cache.
   */
  void clear();

  /**
   * Purge only data of disk backed entries.  Metadata are left for
   * performance purposes.
   */
  const uint32_t PURGE_DISK_DATA_ONLY = 1;
  /**
   * Purge whole disk backed entries from memory.  Disk files will
   * be left unattended.
   */
  const uint32_t PURGE_DISK_ALL = 2;
  /**
   * Purge all entries we keep in memory, including memory-storage
   * entries.  This may be dangerous to use.
   */
  const uint32_t PURGE_EVERYTHING = 3;
  /**
   * Purges data we keep warmed in memory.  Use for tests and for
   * saving memory.
   */
  void purgeFromMemory(in uint32_t aWhat);

  /**
   * I/O thread target to use for any operations on disk
   */
  readonly attribute nsIEventTarget ioTarget;

  /**
   * Asynchronously determine how many bytes of the disk space the cache takes.
   * @see nsICacheStorageConsumptionObserver
   * @param aObserver
   *    A mandatory (weak referred) observer.  Documented at
   *    nsICacheStorageConsumptionObserver.
   *    NOTE: the observer MUST implement nsISupportsWeakReference.
   */
  void asyncGetDiskConsumption(in nsICacheStorageConsumptionObserver aObserver);
};

[scriptable, uuid(7728ab5b-4c01-4483-a606-32bf5b8136cb)]
interface nsICacheStorageConsumptionObserver : nsISupports
{
  /**
   * Callback invoked to answer asyncGetDiskConsumption call. Always triggered
   * on the main thread.
   * NOTE: implementers must also implement nsISupportsWeakReference.
   *
   * @param aDiskSize
   *    The disk consumption in bytes.
   */
  void onNetworkCacheDiskConsumption(in int64_t aDiskSize);
};