xpcom/system/nsICrashReporter.idl
author ffxbld <release@mozilla.com>
Fri, 06 Oct 2017 07:19:13 -0700
changeset 432230 c5e550fbf12843a9189e5f6708f384d4133d6161
parent 396958 8cddbe0c5f50dbcd09a529b78f7200d00e800f69
child 485185 86471a18672fb8b1c7edf27076f5e2964e2389f9
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No bug - Tagging 178de8c0b3e4c48cf86d7dbf7dfe047002d2346d with FIREFOX_57_0b6_BUILD1, FIREFOX_57_0b6_RELEASE a=release 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 "nsISupports.idl"

interface nsIFile;
interface nsIURL;

/**
 * Provides access to crash reporting functionality.
 *
 * @status UNSTABLE - This interface is not frozen and will probably change in
 *                    future releases.
 */

[scriptable, uuid(4b74c39a-cf69-4a8a-8e63-169d81ad1ecf)]
interface nsICrashReporter : nsISupports
{
  /**
   * Get the enabled status of the crash reporter.
   */
  readonly attribute boolean enabled;

  /**
   * Enable or disable crash reporting at runtime. Not available to script
   * because the JS engine relies on proper exception handler chaining.
   */
  [noscript]
  void setEnabled(in bool enabled);

  /**
   * Get or set the URL to which crash reports will be submitted.
   * Only https and http URLs are allowed, as the submission is handled
   * by OS-native networking libraries.
   *
   * @throw NS_ERROR_NOT_INITIALIZED if crash reporting is not initialized
   * @throw NS_ERROR_INVALID_ARG on set if a non-http(s) URL is assigned
   * @throw NS_ERROR_FAILURE on get if no URL is set
   */
  attribute nsIURL serverURL;

  /**
   * Get or set the path on the local system to which minidumps will be
   * written when a crash happens.
   *
   * @throw NS_ERROR_NOT_INITIALIZED if crash reporting is not initialized
   */
  attribute nsIFile minidumpPath;

  /**
   * Get the minidump file corresponding to the specified ID.
   *
   * @param id
   *        ID of the crash. Likely a UUID.
   *
   * @return The minidump file associated with the ID.
   *
   * @throw NS_ERROR_FILE_NOT_FOUND if the minidump could not be found
   */
  nsIFile getMinidumpForID(in AString id);

  /**
   * Get the extra file corresponding to the specified ID.
   *
   * @param id
   *        ID of the crash. Likely a UUID.
   *
   * @return The extra file associated with the ID.
   *
   * @throw NS_ERROR_FILE_NOT_FOUND if the extra file could not be found
   */
  nsIFile getExtraFileForID(in AString id);

  /**
   * Add some extra data to be submitted with a crash report.
   *
   * @param key
   *        Name of the data to be added.
   * @param data
   *        Data to be added.
   *
   * @throw NS_ERROR_NOT_INITIALIZED if crash reporting not initialized
   * @throw NS_ERROR_INVALID_ARG if key or data contain invalid characters.
   *                             Invalid characters for key are '=' and
   *                             '\n'.  Invalid character for data is '\0'.
   */
  void annotateCrashReport(in AUTF8String key, in AUTF8String data);

  /**
   * Append some data to the "Notes" field, to be submitted with a crash report.
   * Unlike annotateCrashReport, this method will append to existing data.
   *
   * @param data
   *        Data to be added.
   *
   * @throw NS_ERROR_NOT_INITIALIZED if crash reporting not initialized
   * @throw NS_ERROR_INVALID_ARG if data contains invalid characters.
   *                             The only invalid character is '\0'.
   */
  void appendAppNotesToCrashReport(in ACString data);

  /**
   * Register a given memory range to be included in the crash report.
   *
   * @param ptr
   *        The starting address for the bytes.
   * @param size
   *        The number of bytes to include.
   *
   * @throw NS_ERROR_NOT_INITIALIZED if crash reporting not initialized
   * @throw NS_ERROR_NOT_IMPLEMENTED if unavailable on the current OS
   */
  void registerAppMemory(in unsigned long long ptr, in unsigned long long size);

  /**
   * Write a minidump immediately, with the user-supplied exception
   * information. This is implemented on Windows only, because
   * SEH (structured exception handling) exists on Windows only.
   *
   * @param aExceptionInfo  EXCEPTION_INFO* provided by Window's SEH
   */
  [noscript] void writeMinidumpForException(in voidPtr aExceptionInfo);
  
  /**
   * Append note containing an Obj-C exception's info.
   *
   * @param aException  NSException object to append note for
   */
  [noscript] void appendObjCExceptionInfoToAppNotes(in voidPtr aException);

  /**
   * User preference for submitting crash reports.
   */
  attribute boolean submitReports;

  /**
   * Cause the crash reporter to re-evaluate where crash events should go.
   *
   * This should be called during application startup and whenever profiles
   * change.
   */
  void UpdateCrashEventsDir();

  /**
   * Save an anonymized memory report file for inclusion in a future crash
   * report in this session.
   *
   * @throws NS_ERROR_NOT_INITIALIZED if crash reporting is disabled.
   */
  void saveMemoryReport();

  /**
   * Set the telemetry session ID which is recorded in crash metadata. This is
   * saved in the crash manager and telemetry but is not submitted as a
   * crash-stats annotation.
   */
  void setTelemetrySessionId(in AUTF8String id);
};