Completion Proposal Computer

Identifier:
org.eclipse.cdt.ui.completionProposalComputer

Since:
4.0

Description:
This extension point allows to contribute completion proposal computers to participate in the content assist process of the C/C++ editor.

Configuration Markup:

<!ELEMENT extension (completionProposalComputer | proposalCategory)>

<!ATTLIST extension

point CDATA #REQUIRED

id    CDATA #REQUIRED

name  CDATA #IMPLIED>


<!ELEMENT completionProposalComputer (partition)*>

<!ATTLIST completionProposalComputer

class      CDATA #REQUIRED

activate   (true | false) "false"

categoryId IDREF "org.eclipse.cdt.ui.defaultProposalCategory">

A proposal computer contribution. If no partition types are specified, the computer is added to all partition types.



<!ELEMENT partition EMPTY>

<!ATTLIST partition

type (__dftl_partition_content_type|__c_multiline_comment|__c_singleline_comment|__c_string|__c_character|__c_preprocessor|__c_multiline_doc_comment|__c_singleline_doc_comment) >


<!ELEMENT proposalCategory EMPTY>

<!ATTLIST proposalCategory

icon CDATA #IMPLIED>

A proposal category contribution defines categories of proposals used to group them in the UI.



Examples:
The following is an example of a completion proposal computer contribution:


 <extension point="org.eclipse.cdt.ui.completionProposalComputer"
   id="textual_proposals"
   name="Text Proposals">
   <proposalCategory icon="icons/wordcompletions.png"/>
 </extension>
 <extension point="org.eclipse.cdt.ui.completionProposalComputer"
   id="WordCompletionProposalComputer"
   name="Word Completion Proposal Computer">
   <completionProposalComputer
      class="org.eclipse.cdt.internal.ui.text.contentassist.HippieProposalComputer"
      categoryId="org.eclipse.ui.texteditor.textual_proposals">
      <partition type="__c_multiline_comment"/>
   </completionProposalComputer>
 </extension>

API Information:
The contributed class must extend org.eclipse.cdt.ui.text.contentassist.ICompletionProposalComputer

Supplied Implementation:
see org.eclipse.cdt.internal.ui.text.contentassist.HippieProposalComputer for an example.


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