netwerk/base/nsIContentSniffer.idl
author Edwin Gao <egao@mozilla.com>
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:47:25 +0000
changeset 463893 15c16889e3b7f6e871a518b5f3254459ed5e0213
parent 224853 4ec37503ea6a752baf92e053ede5f0ff7750ff36
permissions -rw-r--r--
Bug 1531590, 1531598, 1534811, 1336075, 1531571, 1531572, 1531572, 1531574, 1534855, 1534857, 1535082 - skip tests in mochitest-dev-tools and mochitest-browser-chrome suites for windows10-aarch64 r=jmaher Bug 1531598 - disable browser_markup_copy_image_data.js Bug 1531598 - disable browser_markup_links_04.js Bug 1531598 - disable browser_inspector_menu-01-sensitivity.js Bug 1534811 - disable accessible/tests/browser/general Bug 1336075 - disable browser_largeAllocation_non_win32.js Bug 1531571 - disable browser_jsterm_context_menu_labels.js Bug 1531572 - disable browser_jsterm_helper_dollar_x.js Bug 1531573 - disable browser_jsterm_no_input_and_tab_key_pressed.js Bug 1531574 - disable browser_jsterm_syntax_highlight_output.js Bug 1534855 - disable accessible/tests/browser/ Bug 1534857 - disable browser_ext_slow_script.js Bug 1535082 - disable browser_jsterm_helper_dollar_dollar.js Differential Revision: https://phabricator.services.mozilla.com/D23369

/* 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 nsIRequest;

/**
 * Content sniffer interface. Components implementing this interface can
 * determine a MIME type from a chunk of bytes.
 */
[scriptable, uuid(a5772d1b-fc63-495e-a169-96e8d3311af0)]
interface nsIContentSniffer : nsISupports
{
  /**
   * Given a chunk of data, determines a MIME type. Information from the given
   * request may be used in order to make a better decision.
   *
   * @param aRequest The request where this data came from. May be null.
   * @param aData Data to check
   * @param aLength Length of the data
   *
   * @return The content type
   *
   * @throw NS_ERROR_NOT_AVAILABLE if no MIME type could be determined.
   *
   * @note Implementations should consider the request read-only. Especially,
   * they should not attempt to set the content type property that subclasses of
   * nsIRequest might offer.
   */
  ACString getMIMETypeFromContent(in nsIRequest aRequest,
                                  [const,array,size_is(aLength)] in octet aData,
                                  in unsigned long aLength);
};