Tue, 22 Jul 2008 14:21:15 +0200
changeset 0 e4f4569d451a5e0d12a6aa33ebd916f979dd8faa
child 11987 ef3ee6f165dec8a123f5d02cf02ad48fac5357a5
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bug 437643 - Build Thunderbird and SeaMonkey from comm-central, initial import of code from CVS tag HG_COMM_INITIAL_IMPORT at 2008-07-22 05:18:47 PST, imported and tagged modules: mozilla/directory/xpcom/ mozilla/mailnews/ mozilla/mail/ mozilla/suite/ mozilla/other-licenses/branding/thunderbird/

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#include "nsISupports.idl"

 * Searching of cards on a directory.
 * The search data is defined in the query
 * section of the directory URI, for example
 * moz-abldapdirectory://ldap1.holland/dc=sun,dc=com?<query>
 * If no search data is defined then the methods
 * will return immediately with no error. 
[scriptable, uuid(ABF26047-37E3-44FD-A28A-6D37A1B9CCB3)]
interface nsIAbDirectorySearch : nsISupports
     * Starts a search on the directory.
     * If a search is already being performed
     * it is stopped.
     * The results from a search, cards, will
     * returned by informing the address book
     * session that a new card has been added
     * to the directory.
     * The nsIAbDirectoryQuery implementation
     * of the directory component (or a proxy)
     * may be used as an implementation for
     * this specialization of query.
     * This method is semantically equivalent
     * to the nsIAbDirectory.getChildCards
     * method when there is search criteria
     * defined in the directory uri.
    void startSearch ();

     * Stops a search on the directory.
    void stopSearch ();