uriloader/exthandler/nsIExternalURLHandlerService.idl
author Ryan VanderMeulen <ryanvm@gmail.com>
Fri, 13 Mar 2015 14:19:45 -0400
changeset 251875 14460ab11c3b5c56803931022b448607689cdd5a
parent 96742 f4157e8c410708d76703f19e4dfb61859bfe32d8
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Backed out changesets 8522ea4f4621, c6d45a7a0eec, and 7d72517398ba (bug 1126184) for newtab mochitest-bc failures. CLOSED TREE

/* 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 "nsIMIMEInfo.idl"

/**
 * The external URL handler service is used for finding
 * platform-specific applications for handling particular URLs.
 */

[scriptable, uuid(56c5c7d3-6fd3-43f8-9429-4397e111453a)]
interface nsIExternalURLHandlerService : nsISupports
{
  /**
   * Given a URL, looks up the handler info from the OS. This should be
   * overridden by each OS's implementation.
   *
   * @param aURL The URL we are looking for.
   * @param aFound  Was an OS default handler for this URL found?
   * @return  An nsIHanderInfo for the protocol.
   */
  nsIHandlerInfo getURLHandlerInfoFromOS(in nsIURI aURL,
                                         out boolean aFound);

};