author L. David Baron <>
Thu, 24 Mar 2011 21:06:15 -0700
changeset 63859 1492b6e75639593efe4e45e153a34927605509a0
parent 8309 037e6f993c9eda30264760aa8e16c60c24ff3b8c
child 76115 213b48aa2c56a0dc6e570e60e76aa5afcdb31031
permissions -rw-r--r--
Backout changeset b97a060746f9 (Bug 620931 part 5) for causing bug 644790.

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#include "nsISupports.idl"

interface nsIURI;

 * This interface can be used to add a download to history.  There is a separate
 * interface specifically for downloads in case embedders choose to track
 * downloads differently from other types of history.
[scriptable, uuid(202533cd-a8f1-4ee4-8d20-3a6a0d2c6c51)]
interface nsIDownloadHistory : nsISupports {
   * Adds a download to history.  This will also notify observers that the
   * URI aSource is visited with the topic NS_LINK_VISITED_EVENT_TOPIC if
   * aSource has not yet been visited.
   * @param aSource
   *        The source of the download we are adding to history.  This cannot be
   *        null.
   * @param aReferrer
   *        [optional] The referrer of source URI.
   * @param aStartTime
   *        [optional] The time the download was started.  If the start time
   *        is not given, the current time is used.
   *         In a situation where a history implementation is not available,
   *         where 'history implementation' refers to something like
   *         nsIGlobalHistory and friends.
  void addDownload(in nsIURI aSource, [optional] in nsIURI aReferrer,
                   [optional] in PRTime aStartTime);