public interface IMatchPresentationThis interface serves to display elements that a search participant has contributed to a search result.
IMatchPresentationis associated with a particular
IMatchPresentationwill only be asked to handle elements and matches which its
IQueryParticipantcontributed to the search result. If two search participants report matches against the same element, one of them will be chosen to handle the element.
Clients may implement this interface.
All Methods Instance Methods Abstract Methods Modifier and Type Method Description
createLabelProvider()Creates a new instance of a label provider for elements that have been contributed to a search result by the corresponding query participant.
showMatch(Match match, int currentOffset, int currentLength, boolean activate)Opens an editor on the given element and selects the given range of text.
ILabelProvider createLabelProvider()Creates a new instance of a label provider for elements that have been contributed to a search result by the corresponding query participant. The search view will call this method when it needs to render elements and will dispose the label providers when it is done with them. This method may therefore be called multiple times.
- A label provider for elements found by the corresponding query participant.
void showMatch(Match match, int currentOffset, int currentLength, boolean activate) throws PartInitExceptionOpens an editor on the given element and selects the given range of text. The location of matches are automatically updated when a file is edited through the file buffer infrastructure (see
ITextFileBufferManager). When a file buffer is saved, the current positions are written back to the match. If the
truethe opened editor should have be activated. Otherwise the focus should not be changed.
match- The match to show.
currentOffset- The current start offset of the match.
currentLength- The current length of the selection.
activate- Whether to activate the editor the match is shown in.
PartInitException- If an editor can't be opened.