author Mitchell Field <>
Tue, 08 Mar 2011 14:58:46 +1100
changeset 63497 86e1b854470687f5c2029a70d065f1b098af0f45
parent 1 toolkit/profile/public/nsIToolkitProfileService.idl@9b2a99adc05e53cd4010de512f50118594756650
child 96742 f4157e8c410708d76703f19e4dfb61859bfe32d8
permissions -rw-r--r--
Bug 595513 - Reduce makefile recursion in toolkit. r=khuey

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#include "nsISupports.idl"

interface nsISimpleEnumerator;
interface nsILocalFile;
interface nsIToolkitProfile;
interface nsIProfileLock;

[scriptable, uuid(9b434f48-438c-4f85-89de-b7f321a45341)]
interface nsIToolkitProfileService : nsISupports
    attribute boolean startWithLastProfile;
    attribute boolean startOffline;

    readonly attribute nsISimpleEnumerator /*nsIToolkitProfile*/ profiles;

    attribute nsIToolkitProfile selectedProfile;

     * Get a profile by name. This is mainly for use by the -P
     * commandline flag.
     * @param aName The profile name to find.
    nsIToolkitProfile getProfileByName(in AUTF8String aName);

     * Lock an arbitrary path as a profile. If the path does not exist, it
     * will be created and the defaults copied from the application directory.
    nsIProfileLock lockProfilePath(in nsILocalFile aDirectory,
                                   in nsILocalFile aTempDirectory);

     * Create a new profile.
     * @param aRootDir
     *        The profile directory. May be null, in which case a suitable
     *        default will be chosen based on the profile name.
     * @param aTempDir
     *        The profile temporary directory. May be null, in which case a
     *        suitable default will be chosen based either on the profile name
     *        if aRootDir is null or aRootDir itself.
     * @param aName
     *        The profile name.
    nsIToolkitProfile createProfile(in nsILocalFile aRootDir,
                                    in nsILocalFile aTempDir,
                                    in AUTF8String aName);

     * Returns the number of profiles.
     * @return 0, 1, or 2. More than 2 profiles will always return 2.
    readonly attribute unsigned long profileCount;

     * Flush the profiles list file.
    void flush();