Class GenerateNewConstructorUsingFieldsAction

  • All Implemented Interfaces:
    IAction, ISelectionChangedListener

    public class GenerateNewConstructorUsingFieldsAction
    extends SelectionDispatchAction
    Creates constructors for a type based on existing fields.

    Will open the parent compilation unit in a Java editor. Opens a dialog with a list fields from which a constructor will be generated. User is able to check or uncheck items before constructors are generated. The result is unsaved, so the user can decide if the changes are acceptable.

    The action is applicable to structured selections containing elements of type IType.

    This class may be instantiated; it is not intended to be subclassed.

    Since:
    3.0
    Restriction:
    This class is not intended to be subclassed by clients.
    • Constructor Detail

      • GenerateNewConstructorUsingFieldsAction

        public GenerateNewConstructorUsingFieldsAction​(org.eclipse.jdt.internal.ui.javaeditor.CompilationUnitEditor editor)
        Note: This constructor is for internal use only. Clients should not call this constructor.
        Parameters:
        editor - the compilation unit editor
        Restriction:
        This constructor is not intended to be referenced by clients.
      • GenerateNewConstructorUsingFieldsAction

        public GenerateNewConstructorUsingFieldsAction​(IWorkbenchSite site)
        Creates a new GenerateConstructorUsingFieldsAction. The action requires that the selection provided by the site's selection provider is of type org.eclipse.jface.viewers.IStructuredSelection.
        Parameters:
        site - the site providing context information for this action