widget/nsIStandaloneNativeMenu.idl
author Nicholas D. Matsakis <nmatsakis@mozilla.com>
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 13:23:24 -0400
changeset 206610 4903226b4f2ff4f6c44fe08e91e5dff0e163741d
parent 98529 f4157e8c410708d76703f19e4dfb61859bfe32d8
child 469549 7f3223b376bb4f473b44e8d3d504df58b70652a0
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Bug 973238 Part 6 -- Consult prototype rather than typed object addendum r=bhackett

/* 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 "nsISupports.idl"

interface nsIDOMElement;

/**
 * Platform-independent interface to platform native menu objects.
 */

[scriptable, uuid(7F7201EB-510C-4CEF-BDF0-04A15A7A4A8C)]
interface nsIStandaloneNativeMenu : nsISupports
{
  /**
   * Initialize the native menu using given XUL DOM element.
   *
   * @param aDOMElement A XUL DOM element of tag type |menu| or |menupopup|.
   */
  void init(in nsIDOMElement aDOMElement);

  /**
   * This method must be called before the menu is opened and displayed to the
   * user. It allows the platform code to update the menu and also determine
   * whether the menu should even be shown.
   *
   * @return true if the menu can be shown, false if it should not be shown
   */
  boolean menuWillOpen();

  /**
   * The native object representing the XUL menu that was passed to Init(). On
   * Mac OS X, this will be a NSMenu pointer, which will be retained and
   * autoreleased when the attribute is retrieved.
   */
  [noscript] readonly attribute voidPtr nativeMenu;

  /**
   * Activate the native menu item specified by |anIndexString|. This method
   * is intended to be used by the test suite.
   *
   * @param anIndexString string containing a list of indices separated by
   *        pipe ('|') characters
   */
  void activateNativeMenuItemAt(in AString anIndexString);

  /**
   * Force an update of the native menu item specified by |anIndexString|. This
   * method is intended to be used by the test suite.
   *
   * @param anIndexString string containing a list of indices separated by
   *        pipe ('|') characters
   */
  void forceUpdateNativeMenuAt(in AString anIndexString);
};