Reference Provider

Identifier:
org.eclipse.ui.workbench.texteditor.quickdiffReferenceProvider

Since:
3.0

Description:
Allows contributors to add reference providers for the quick diff display.

Configuration Markup:

<!ELEMENT extension (referenceprovider+)>

<!ATTLIST extension

point CDATA #REQUIRED

id    CDATA #IMPLIED

name  CDATA #IMPLIED

>


<!ELEMENT referenceprovider EMPTY>

<!ATTLIST referenceprovider

class   CDATA #REQUIRED

label   CDATA #IMPLIED

id      CDATA #REQUIRED

default (true | false)

>

The definition of a reference provider for the quick diff display.



Examples:
The following is an example of a reference provider definition. It contributes a provider that uses the version of a document saved on disk as a reference.


 <extension point="quickdiff.referenceprovider">
  <referenceprovider
   id="default"
   name="%LastSavedProvider.name"
   label="%quickdiff.referenceprovider.label"
   class="org.eclipse.ui.internal.editors.quickdiff.providers.LastSaveReferenceProvider">
  </referenceprovider>
 </extension>

API Information:
There is no additional API for managing reference providers.

Supplied Implementation:
The org.eclipse.ui.editors plugin contributes LastSaveReferenceProvider. See its implementation as an example.


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