Java Completion Proposal Computer

Identifier:
org.eclipse.jdt.ui.javaCompletionProposalComputer

Since:
3.2

Description:
This extension point allows to contribute Java completion proposal computers to participate in the content assist process of the Java editor.

This extension point supports the enablement tag. Properties to test on are:

  • project: type IJavaProject; the current project
  • Configuration Markup:

    <!ELEMENT extension (javaCompletionProposalComputer | proposalCategory)>

    <!ATTLIST extension

    point CDATA #REQUIRED

    id    CDATA #REQUIRED

    name  CDATA #IMPLIED

    >


    <!ELEMENT javaCompletionProposalComputer (partition)*>

    <!ATTLIST javaCompletionProposalComputer

    class                      CDATA #REQUIRED

    activate                   (true | false) "false"

    categoryId                 IDREF "org.eclipse.jdt.ui.defaultProposalCategory"

    needsSortingAfterFiltering (true | false) "false"

    >

    A proposal computer contribution. If no partition types are specified, the computer is added to all partition types.



    <!ELEMENT partition EMPTY>

    <!ATTLIST partition

    type (__dftl_partition_content_type|__java_singleline_comment|__java_multiline_comment|__java_javadoc|__java_string|__java_character)

    >


    <!ELEMENT proposalCategory (enablement?)>

    <!ATTLIST proposalCategory

    icon CDATA #IMPLIED

    >

    A proposal category contribution defines categories of proposals used to group them in the UI.



    Examples:
    The following is an example of a Java completion proposal computer contribution:

    
     <extension point="org.eclipse.jdt.ui.javaCompletionProposalComputer"
       id="textual_proposals"
       name="Text Proposals">
       <proposalCategory icon="icons/wordcompletions.png"/>
     </extension>
     <extension point="org.eclipse.jdt.ui.javaCompletionProposalComputer"
       id="WordCompletionProposalComputer"
       name="Word Completion Proposal Computer">
       <javaCompletionProposalComputer
          class="org.eclipse.jdt.internal.ui.text.java.HippieProposalComputer"
          categoryId="org.eclipse.ui.texteditor.textual_proposals">
          <partition type="__java_javadoc"/>
       </javaCompletionProposalComputer>
     </extension>
    

    API Information:
    The contributed class must extend org.eclipse.jdt.ui.text.java.IJavaCompletionProposalComputer

    Supplied Implementation:
    see org.eclipse.jdt.internal.ui.text.java.HippieProposalComputer for an example.


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