author Boris Zbarsky <>
Thu, 10 Dec 2009 14:36:06 -0800
changeset 35540 62e1d35ef5b4f3073b226aad6da3e5825881b92b
parent 35539 732473bebf16066f0ee401a3de67ab6765f5751e
child 35542 ab94482457450dd1ef56408a0e60ffd5a2cd37f5
permissions -rw-r--r--
Bug 525608 part 5. Change anonymous box rule matching to just use a separate hashtable and not ever run SelectorMatches. r=dbaron

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 * internal abstract interface for containers (roughly origins within
 * the CSS cascade) that provide style rules matching an element or
 * pseudo-element

#ifndef nsIStyleRuleProcessor_h___
#define nsIStyleRuleProcessor_h___

#include "nsISupports.h"
#include "nsChangeHint.h"
#include "nsIContent.h"

struct RuleProcessorData;
struct ElementRuleProcessorData;
struct PseudoElementRuleProcessorData;
struct AnonBoxRuleProcessorData;
struct PseudoRuleProcessorData;
struct StateRuleProcessorData;
struct AttributeRuleProcessorData;
class nsPresContext;

// IID for the nsIStyleRuleProcessor interface {a4ec760e-6bfb-4b9f-bd08-9d1c23b700f6}
{ 0xa4ec760e, 0x6bfb, 0x4b9f, \
 { 0xbd, 0x08, 0x9d, 0x1c, 0x23, 0xb7, 0x00, 0xf6 } }

/* The style rule processor interface is a mechanism to separate the matching
 * of style rules from style sheet instances.
 * Simple style sheets can and will act as their own processor. 
 * Sheets where rule ordering interlaces between multiple sheets, will need to 
 * share a single rule processor between them (CSS sheets do this for cascading order)
 * @see nsIStyleRule (for significantly more detailed comments)
class nsIStyleRuleProcessor : public nsISupports {

  // Shorthand for:
  //  nsCOMArray<nsIStyleRuleProcessor>::nsCOMArrayEnumFunc
  typedef PRBool (* EnumFunc)(nsIStyleRuleProcessor*, void*);

   * Find the |nsIStyleRule|s matching the given content node and
   * position the given |nsRuleWalker| at the |nsRuleNode| in the rule
   * tree representing that ordered list of rules (with higher
   * precedence being farther from the root of the lexicographic tree).
  NS_IMETHOD RulesMatching(ElementRuleProcessorData* aData) = 0;

   * Just like the previous |RulesMatching|, except for a given content
   * node <em>and pseudo-element</em>.
  NS_IMETHOD RulesMatching(PseudoElementRuleProcessorData* aData) = 0;

   * Just like the previous |RulesMatching|, except for a given anonymous box.
  NS_IMETHOD RulesMatching(AnonBoxRuleProcessorData* aData) = 0;

   * Just like the previous |RulesMatching|, except for a given content
   * node <em>and pseudo</em>.
  NS_IMETHOD RulesMatching(PseudoRuleProcessorData* aData) = 0;

   * Return how (as described by nsReStyleHint) style can depend on a
   * change of the given content state on the given content node.  This
   * test is used for optimization only, and may err on the side of
   * reporting more dependencies than really exist.
   * Event states are defined in nsIEventStateManager.h.
  NS_IMETHOD HasStateDependentStyle(StateRuleProcessorData* aData,
                                    nsReStyleHint* aResult) = 0;

   * This method will be called twice for every attribute change.
   * During the first call, aData->mAttrHasChanged will be false and
   * the attribute change will not have happened yet.  During the
   * second call, aData->mAttrHasChanged will be true and the
   * change will have already happened.  The bitwise OR of the two
   * return values must describe the style changes that are needed due
   * to the attribute change.  It's up to the rule processor
   * implementation to decide how to split the bits up amongst the two
   * return values.  For example, it could return the bits needed by
   * rules that might stop matching the node from the first call and
   * the bits needed by rules that might have started matching the
   * node from the second call.  This test is used for optimization
   * only, and may err on the side of reporting more dependencies than
   * really exist.
  virtual nsReStyleHint
    HasAttributeDependentStyle(AttributeRuleProcessorData* aData) = 0;

   * Do any processing that needs to happen as a result of a change in
   * the characteristics of the medium, and return whether this rule
   * processor's rules have changed (e.g., because of media queries).
  NS_IMETHOD MediumFeaturesChanged(nsPresContext* aPresContext,
                                   PRBool* aRulesChanged) = 0;


#endif /* nsIStyleRuleProcessor_h___ */