Create Participants

Identifier:
org.eclipse.ltk.core.refactoring.createParticipants

Since:
3.0

Description:
This extension point is used to define refactoring create participants.

This extension point supports the <enablement> element. The default variable is the element to be created
Defined variables for <with> expressions are:

Configuration Markup:

<!ELEMENT extension (createParticipant*)>

<!ATTLIST extension

point CDATA #REQUIRED

id    CDATA #IMPLIED

name  CDATA #IMPLIED

>


<!ELEMENT createParticipant (enablement)>

<!ATTLIST createParticipant

id    CDATA #REQUIRED

name  CDATA #REQUIRED

class CDATA #REQUIRED

>


Examples:
The example below defines a create participant. The participant is enabled if one of the project affected by the refactoring has a Java nature and when the element to be created is a folder.

<createParticipant
    id="org.myCompany.createParticipant"
    name="%CreateParticipant.name" 
    class="org.myCompany.CreateParticipant">
    <enablement>
      <with variable="affectedNatures">
        <iterate operator="or">
          <equals value="org.eclipse.jdt.core.javanature"/>
        </iterate>
      </with>
      <with variable="element">
        <instanceof value="org.eclipse.core.resources.IFolder"/>
      </with>
    </enablement>
</createParticipant>

API Information:
The contributed class must extend org.eclipse.ltk.core.refactoring.participants.CreateParticipant


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