File System Support

Identifier:
org.eclipse.ui.ide.filesystemSupport

Since:
3.2

Description:
filesystemSupport supplies IDE contributions to support filesystems contributed using the org.eclipse.core.filesystem.filesystems extension point.

Configuration Markup:

<!ELEMENT extension (filesystemContributor*)>

<!ATTLIST extension

point CDATA #REQUIRED

id    CDATA #IMPLIED

name  CDATA #IMPLIED

>


<!ELEMENT filesystemContributor EMPTY>

<!ATTLIST filesystemContributor

label  CDATA #REQUIRED

class  CDATA #REQUIRED

scheme IDREF #REQUIRED

>


Examples:


 <extension
         point="org.eclipse.ui.ide.filesystemSupport">
      <filesystemContributor       
        class="myFileSystemContributor"
            label="My file system"
            scheme="myFilesystem "/>
   </extension>
   
   

The example above has a FileSystemContributor that maps to a org.eclipse.core.filesystems.filesystem that it is provding a user interface for.

API Information:
The should be a one to one mapping of a org.eclipse.core.filesystems.filesystem scheme to filesystemContributor.

Supplied Implementation:
There are no filesystemSupports contributed by default. There is an internal implementation that supports the IResource that is backed by the file system.


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