dom/html/nsIFormProcessor.h
author Emilio Cobos Álvarez <emilio@crisal.io>
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 14:48:42 +0000
changeset 515269 08c85a7f6bccaf072f95d06c82c4e9162a311cad
parent 508163 6f3709b3878117466168c40affa7bca0b60cf75b
permissions -rw-r--r--
Bug 1521884 - Use proper case for maxLength attribute in datetimebox widget. r=Gijs In non-HTML documents, getAttribute is not case-insensitive. Differential Revision: https://phabricator.services.mozilla.com/D17355

/* -*- Mode: C++; tab-width: 8; indent-tabs-mode: nil; c-basic-offset: 2 -*- */
/* vim: set ts=8 sts=2 et sw=2 tw=80: */
/* 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/. */

/**
 * MODULE NOTES:
 * @created  kmcclusk 10/19/99
 *
 */

#ifndef nsIFormProcessor_h__
#define nsIFormProcessor_h__

#include "nsISupports.h"
#include "nsStringFwd.h"
#include "nsTArrayForwardDeclare.h"

namespace mozilla {
namespace dom {
class Element;
}
}  // namespace mozilla

// {0ae53c0f-8ea2-4916-bedc-717443c3e185}
#define NS_FORMPROCESSOR_CID                         \
  {                                                  \
    0x0ae53c0f, 0x8ea2, 0x4916, {                    \
      0xbe, 0xdc, 0x71, 0x74, 0x43, 0xc3, 0xe1, 0x85 \
    }                                                \
  }

#define NS_FORMPROCESSOR_CONTRACTID "@mozilla.org/layout/form-processor;1"

// bf8b1986-8800-424b-b1e5-7a2ca8b9e76c
#define NS_IFORMPROCESSOR_IID                        \
  {                                                  \
    0xbf8b1986, 0x8800, 0x424b, {                    \
      0xb1, 0xe5, 0x7a, 0x2c, 0xa8, 0xb9, 0xe7, 0x6c \
    }                                                \
  }

// XXX:In the future, we should examine combining this interface with
// nsIFormSubmitObserver. nsIFormSubmitObserver could have a before, during, and
// after form submission methods. The before and after methods would be passed a
// nsISupports interface. The During would Have the same method signature as
// ProcessValue.

class nsIFormProcessor : public nsISupports {
 public:
  NS_DECLARE_STATIC_IID_ACCESSOR(NS_IFORMPROCESSOR_IID)

  /* ProcessValue is called for each name value pair that is
   * about to be submitted for both "get" and "post" form submissions.
   *
   * The formprocessor is registered as a service that gets called for
   * every form submission.
   *
   *   @param aElement element which the attribute/value pair is submitted for
   *   @param aName    value of the form element name attribute about to be
   *                   submitted
   *   @param aValue   On entry it contains the value about to be submitted
   *                   for aName.
   *                   On exit it contains the value which will actually be
   *                   submitted for aName.
   *
   */
  virtual nsresult ProcessValue(mozilla::dom::Element* aElement,
                                const nsAString& aName, nsAString& aValue) = 0;

  /**
   * The same as above, but with the element unpacked so that this can be
   * called as the result of an IPC message.
   */
  virtual nsresult ProcessValueIPC(const nsAString& aOldValue,
                                   const nsAString& aKeyType,
                                   const nsAString& aChallenge,
                                   const nsAString& aKeyParams,
                                   nsAString& newValue) = 0;

  /* Provide content for a form element. This method provides a mechanism to
   * provide content which comes from a source other than the document (i.e. a
   * local database)
   *
   *   @param aFormType   Type of form to get content for.
   *   @param aOptions    List of nsStrings which define the contents for the
   *                      form element
   *   @param aAttr       Attribute to be attached to the form element. It is
   *                      used to identify
   *                      the form element contains non-standard content.
   */

  virtual nsresult ProvideContent(const nsAString& aFormType,
                                  nsTArray<nsString>& aContent,
                                  nsAString& aAttribute) = 0;
};

NS_DEFINE_STATIC_IID_ACCESSOR(nsIFormProcessor, NS_IFORMPROCESSOR_IID)

#endif /* nsIFormProcessor_h__ */