xpcom/threads/nsIProcess.idl
author dtownsend@oxymoronical.com
Tue, 29 Jan 2008 18:00:45 -0800
changeset 10979 6e65d9a3ce0fe82b0205f096b7725a91da479bb0
parent 1 9b2a99adc05e53cd4010de512f50118594756650
child 25817 a632978b885f1c1ceb80cf6c4a115107b869dc27
permissions -rw-r--r--
Bug 406807: Remove unneccesary parts of xpinstall. r=bsmedberg, sr=dveditz, a=damons

#include "nsIFile.idl"
#include "nsISupports.idl"

[scriptable, uuid(9da0b650-d07e-4617-a18a-250035572ac8)]

interface nsIProcess : nsISupports
{
	void init(in nsIFile executable);
	void initWithPid(in unsigned long pid);
	
	void kill();

    /** XXX what charset? **/
        /** Executes the file this object was initialized with
         * @param blocking Whether to wait until the process terminates before returning or not
         * @param args An array of arguments to pass to the process
         * @param count The length of the args array
         * @return the PID of the newly spawned process */
        unsigned long run(in boolean blocking, [array, size_is(count)] in string args, in unsigned long count);

	readonly attribute nsIFile location;
	readonly attribute unsigned long pid;
	readonly attribute string processName;
	readonly attribute unsigned long processSignature;
	readonly attribute long exitValue;
};

%{C++

#define NS_PROCESS_CONTRACTID "@mozilla.org/process/util;1"
#define NS_PROCESS_CLASSNAME "Process Specification"
%}