Refactoring Contributions

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

Since:
3.2

Description:
The extension point is used to define refactoring contributions. Refactoring contributions provide a means to dynamically construct a ready-to-execute refactoring instance based on a RefactoringDescriptor.

Configuration Markup:

<!ELEMENT extension (contribution*)>

<!ATTLIST extension

point CDATA #REQUIRED

id    CDATA #IMPLIED

name  CDATA #IMPLIED

>


<!ELEMENT contribution EMPTY>

<!ATTLIST contribution

id    CDATA #REQUIRED

class CDATA #REQUIRED

>


Examples:
The example below defines a refactoring contribution implemented by class RenameResourceRefactoringContribution for the rename resource refactoring with unique id org.eclipse.ltk.core.rename.resource:

   <extension
         point="org.eclipse.ltk.core.refactoring.refactoringContributions">
      <contribution
            class="org.eclipse.ltk.core.refactoring.RenameResourceRefactoringContribution"
            id="org.eclipse.ltk.core.rename.resource"/>
   </extension>

API Information:
The contributed implementation class must extend org.eclipse.ltk.core.refactoring.RefactoringContribution


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