author Ehsan Akhgari <>
Sat, 05 Jun 2010 21:23:26 -0400
changeset 43173 ac1ed3f6b2e71637e562866867c9ac571d2cb283
parent 43144 2d90590dabe63ad9d6323376e6a1138add81e1cb
parent 43113 d8dc49d5bd609668b3c4fadd6c1df12d5da20547
child 94261 17deb5f61b4dd0a8455e1931f394de1221564b3f
permissions -rw-r--r--
Merge resolving the bad rename changeset landed as part of bug 542222

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#include "nsISupports.idl"

interface nsIURI;
interface nsIChannel;

[scriptable, uuid(9575693c-60d9-4332-b6b8-6c29289339cb)]
interface nsIAboutModule : nsISupports 
     * Constructs a new channel for the about protocol module. 
     * @param aURI the uri of the new channel
    nsIChannel newChannel(in nsIURI aURI);

     * A flag that indicates whether a URI is safe for untrusted
     * content.  If it is, web pages and so forth will be allowed to
     * link to this about: URI.  Otherwise, only chrome will be able
     * to link to it.
    const unsigned long URI_SAFE_FOR_UNTRUSTED_CONTENT = (1 << 0);

     * A flag that indicates whether script should be enabled for the
     * given about: URI even if it's disabled in general.
    const unsigned long ALLOW_SCRIPT = (1 << 1);

     * A flag that indicates whether this about: URI doesn't want to be listed
     * in about:about, especially if it's not useful without a query string.
    const unsigned long HIDE_FROM_ABOUTABOUT = (1 << 2);

     * A method to get the flags that apply to a given about: URI.  The URI
     * passed in is guaranteed to be one of the URIs that this module
     * registered to deal with.
    unsigned long getURIFlags(in nsIURI aURI);


#define NS_ABOUT_MODULE_CONTRACTID        ";1"