Watch Expression Delegates

Identifier:
org.eclipse.debug.core.watchExpressionDelegates

Since:
3.0

Description:
This extension provides a mechanism for providing delegates to evaluate watch expressions on a per debug model basis. Watch expression delegates perform evaluations for watch expressions and report the results asynchronously.

Configuration Markup:

<!ELEMENT extension (watchExpressionDelegate*)>

<!ATTLIST extension

point CDATA #REQUIRED

id    CDATA #IMPLIED

name  CDATA #IMPLIED>


<!ELEMENT watchExpressionDelegate EMPTY>

<!ATTLIST watchExpressionDelegate

debugModel    CDATA #REQUIRED

delegateClass CDATA #REQUIRED>


Examples:

The following is the definition of a watch expression delegate for the com.example.foo plug-in:
 <extension point="org.eclipse.debug.core.watchExpressionDelegates">
   <watchExpressionDelegate
     debugModel="org.eclipse.jdt.debug"
     delegateClass="org.eclipse.jdt.internal.debug.ui.JavaWatchExpressionDelegate"/>
  </extension>

API Information:
Value of the attribute delegateClass must be a fully qualified name of a Java class that implements the interface org.eclipse.debug.core.model.IWatchExpressionDelegate.


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