IStatus run(IProgressMonitor monitor)
The provided monitor can be used to report progress and respond to
cancellation. If the progress monitor has been canceled, the job
should finish its execution at the earliest convenience and return a result
status of severity
IStatus.CANCEL. The singleton
Status.CANCEL_STATUS can be used for
this purpose. The monitor is only valid for the duration of the invocation
of this method.
This method must not be called directly by clients. Clients should call
schedule, which will in turn cause this method to be called.
Jobs can optionally finish their execution asynchronously (in another thread) by
returning a result status of
Job.ASYNC_FINISH. Jobs that finish
asynchronously must specify the execution thread by calling
setThread, and must indicate when they are finished by calling
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