content/events/public/nsIEventListenerService.idl
author Kyle Machulis <kyle@nonpolynomial.com>
Fri, 29 Mar 2013 13:56:18 -0700
changeset 126734 03452b187c1406f07556cf5f0db7e99cc3a93aae
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/* -*- 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
 * file, You can obtain one at http://mozilla.org/MPL/2.0/. */

#include "nsIDOMEventListener.idl"

interface nsIDOMEventTarget;

/**
 * An instance of this interface describes how an event listener
 * was added to an event target.
 */
[scriptable, uuid(cbc2ea6e-4043-4435-ba8f-64cbf6638622)]
interface nsIEventListenerInfo : nsISupports
{
  /**
   * The type of the event for which the listener was added.
   */
  readonly attribute AString type;
  readonly attribute boolean capturing;
  readonly attribute boolean allowsUntrusted;
  readonly attribute boolean inSystemEventGroup;
  /**
   * Tries to serialize event listener to a string.
   * Returns null if serialization isn't possible
   * (for example with C++ listeners).
   */
  AString toSource();

  /**
   * If jsdIDebuggerService is active and the listener is implemented in JS,
   * this returns the listener as a jsdIValue. Otherwise null.
   */
  nsISupports getDebugObject();
};

[scriptable, uuid(f6964bfb-dabe-4cab-9733-be0ee2bf8171)]
interface nsIEventListenerService : nsISupports
{
  /**
   * Returns an array of nsIEventListenerInfo objects.
   * If aEventTarget doesn't have any listeners, this returns null.
   */
  void getListenerInfoFor(in nsIDOMEventTarget aEventTarget,
                          [optional] out unsigned long aCount,
                          [retval, array, size_is(aCount)] out
                            nsIEventListenerInfo aOutArray);

  /**
   * Returns an array of event targets.
   * aEventTarget will be at index 0.
   * The objects are the ones that would be used as DOMEvent.currentTarget while
   * dispatching an event to aEventTarget
   * @note Some events, especially 'load', may actually have a shorter
   *       event target chain than what this methods returns.
   */
  void getEventTargetChainFor(in nsIDOMEventTarget aEventTarget,
                              [optional] out unsigned long aCount,
                              [retval, array, size_is(aCount)] out
                                nsIDOMEventTarget aOutArray);

  /**
   * Returns true if a event target has any listener for the given type.
   */
  boolean hasListenersFor(in nsIDOMEventTarget aEventTarget,
                          in DOMString aType);

  /**
   * Add a system-group eventlistener to a event target.
   */
  void addSystemEventListener(in nsIDOMEventTarget target,
                              in DOMString type,
                              in nsIDOMEventListener listener,
                              in boolean useCapture);

  /**
   * Remove a system-group eventlistener from a event target.
   */
  void removeSystemEventListener(in nsIDOMEventTarget target,
                                 in DOMString type,
                                 in nsIDOMEventListener listener,
                                 in boolean useCapture);

  void addListenerForAllEvents(in nsIDOMEventTarget target,
                               in nsIDOMEventListener listener,
                               [optional] in boolean aUseCapture,
                               [optional] in boolean aWantsUntrusted,
                               [optional] in boolean aSystemEventGroup);

  void removeListenerForAllEvents(in nsIDOMEventTarget target,
                                  in nsIDOMEventListener listener,
                                  [optional] in boolean aUseCapture,
                                  [optional] in boolean aSystemEventGroup);
};