mailnews/compose/public/nsISmtpServer.idl
author Joshua Cranmer <Pidgeot18@gmail.com>
Sun, 03 Mar 2013 16:46:26 -0600
changeset 14312 3044a67220c7cc9927cc1aed9096854495756472
parent 12671 3f9b812e72471c2172bfde0ebbeeb210bf5f1a95
child 27694 3ba5ab1a84a582c9a4b674eb7c54460d46e15990
permissions -rw-r--r--
Followup to bug 846524 to fix --enable-extensions on comm-central, rs=Callek.

/* -*- Mode: C++; tab-width: 2; indent-tabs-mode: nil; c-basic-offset: 2 -*-
 * 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
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#include "nsISupports.idl"
#include "MailNewsTypes2.idl"

interface nsIAuthPrompt;
interface nsIUrlListener;
interface nsIURI;
interface nsIMsgWindow;

/**
 * This interface represents a single SMTP Server. A SMTP server instance may be
 * created/obtained from nsIMsgAccountManager.
 *
 * Most of the attributes will set/get preferences from the main preferences
 * file.
 */
[scriptable, uuid(a53dce6c-cd81-495c-83bc-45a65df1f08e)]
interface nsISmtpServer : nsISupports {

  /// A unique identifier for the server.
  attribute string key;

  /// A user supplied description for the server.
  attribute AUTF8String description;

  /// The server's hostname.
  attribute ACString hostname;

  /// The server's port.
  attribute int32_t port;

  /// The username to access the server with (if required)
  attribute ACString username;

  /**
   * The password to access the server with (if required).
   *
   * @note this is stored within the server instance but not within preferences.
   * It can be specified/saved here to avoid prompting the user constantly for
   * the sending password.
   */
  attribute ACString password;

  /// Returns a displayname of the format hostname:port or just hostname
  readonly attribute string displayname;

  /**
   * Authentication mechanism.
   *
   * @see nsMsgAuthMethod (in MailNewsTypes2.idl)
   * Same as "mail.smtpserver...authMethod" pref
   *
   * Compatibility note: This attribute had a different meaning in TB < 3.1
   */
  attribute nsMsgAuthMethodValue authMethod;

  /**
   * Whether to SSL or STARTTLS or not
   *
   * @see nsMsgSocketType (in MailNewsTypes2.idl)
   * Same as "mail.smtpserver...try_ssl" pref
   */
  attribute nsMsgSocketTypeValue socketType;

  /**
   * May contain an alternative argument to EHLO or HELO to provide to the
   * server. Reflects the value of the mail.smtpserver.*.hello_argument pref.
   * This is mainly useful where ISPs don't bother providing PTR records for
   * their servers and therefore users get an error on sending. See bug 244030
   * for more discussion.
   */
  readonly attribute string helloArgument;

  /// Returns the URI of the server (smtp:///)
  readonly attribute ACString serverURI;

  /**
   * Gets a password for this server, using a UI prompt if necessary.
   *
   * @param promptString  The string to prompt the user with when asking for
   *                      the password.
   * @param promptTitle   The title of the prompt.
   * @param netPrompt     An nsIAuthPrompt instance to use for the password
   *                      prompt.
   * @return              The password to use (may be null if no password was
   *                      obtained).
   */  
  ACString getPasswordWithUI(in wstring promptString, in wstring promptTitle,
                           in nsIAuthPrompt netPrompt);

  /**
   * Gets a username and password for this server, using a UI prompt if
   * necessary.
   *
   * @param promptString  The string to prompt the user with when asking for
   *                      the password.
   * @param promptTitle   The title of the prompt.
   * @param netPrompt     An nsIAuthPrompt instance to use for the password
   *                      prompt.
   * @param userid        The username to use (may be null if no password was
   *                      obtained).
   * @param password      The password to use (may be empty if no password was
   *                      obtained).
   */  
  void getUsernamePasswordWithUI(in wstring promptString, in wstring promptTitle,
                                 in nsIAuthPrompt netPrompt, out ACString userid,
                                 out ACString password);

  /**
   * Calling this will *remove* the saved password for this server from the
   * password manager and from the stored value.
   */
  void forgetPassword();

    /**
   * Verify that we can logon 
   * 
   * @param  aPassword - password to use
   * @param  aUrlListener - gets called back with success or failure.
   * @return - the url that we run.
   *
   */
  nsIURI verifyLogon(in nsIUrlListener aUrlListener, in nsIMsgWindow aMsgWindow);

  /// Call this to clear all preference values for this server.
  void clearAllValues();
};