netwerk/base/public/nsIStreamLoader.idl
author Makoto Kato <m_kato@ga2.so-net.ne.jp>
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:37:33 +0900
changeset 209259 ecfc5bee1685be40c9b61350d3e50ed9b6df2628
parent 198706 feded4c79308a7f972aacbec7e0c61d157482b7c
permissions -rw-r--r--
Bug 984033 - Large OOM in nsStreamLoader::WriteSegmentFun. r=honza, a=lmandel, ba=comment-only-change

/* -*- Mode: C++; tab-width: 4; indent-tabs-mode: nil; c-basic-offset: 2 -*- */
/* 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 "nsIStreamListener.idl"

interface nsIRequest;
interface nsIStreamLoader;

[scriptable, uuid(359F7990-D4E9-11d3-A1A5-0050041CAF44)]
interface nsIStreamLoaderObserver : nsISupports
{
    /**
     * Called when the entire stream has been loaded.
     *
     * @param loader the stream loader that loaded the stream.
     * @param ctxt the context parameter of the underlying channel
     * @param status the status of the underlying channel
     * @param resultLength the length of the data loaded
     * @param result the data
     *
     * This method will always be called asynchronously by the
     * nsIStreamLoader involved, on the thread that called the
     * loader's init() method.
     *
     * If the observer wants to take over responsibility for the
     * data buffer (result), it returns NS_SUCCESS_ADOPTED_DATA
     * in place of NS_OK as its success code. The loader will then
     * "forget" about the data and not moz_free() it after
     * onStreamComplete() returns; observer must call moz_free()
     * when the data is no longer required.
     */
    void onStreamComplete(in nsIStreamLoader loader,
                          in nsISupports ctxt,
                          in nsresult status,
                          in unsigned long resultLength,
                          [const,array,size_is(resultLength)] in octet result);
};

/**
 * Asynchronously loads a channel into a memory buffer.
 *
 * To use this interface, first call init() with a nsIStreamLoaderObserver
 * that will be notified when the data has been loaded. Then call asyncOpen()
 * on the channel with the nsIStreamLoader as the listener. The context
 * argument in the asyncOpen() call will be passed to the onStreamComplete()
 * callback.
 *
 * XXX define behaviour for sizes >4 GB
 */
[scriptable, uuid(8ea7e890-8211-11d9-8bde-f66bad1e3f3a)]
interface nsIStreamLoader : nsIStreamListener
{
    /**
     * Initialize this stream loader, and start loading the data.
     *
     * @param aObserver
     *        An observer that will be notified when the data is complete.
     */
    void init(in nsIStreamLoaderObserver aObserver);

    /**
     * Gets the number of bytes read so far.
     */
    readonly attribute unsigned long numBytesRead;

    /**
     * Gets the request that loaded this file.
     * null after the request has finished loading.
     */
    readonly attribute nsIRequest request;
};