Variable Value Editors

Identifier:
org.eclipse.debug.ui.variableValueEditors

Since:
3.1

Description:
This extension point provides a mechanism for contributing variable value editors for a particular debug model. Variable value editors are used to edit/save variable values. When the user invokes the "Change Value..." or "Assign Value" (details pane) actions on a variable in the Variables view, the contributed org.eclipse.debug.ui.actions.IVariableValueEditor will be invoked to change the value.

Configuration Markup:

<!ELEMENT extension (variableValueEditor)>

<!ATTLIST extension

point CDATA #REQUIRED

id    CDATA #IMPLIED

name  CDATA #IMPLIED>


<!ELEMENT variableValueEditor EMPTY>

<!ATTLIST variableValueEditor

class   CDATA #REQUIRED

modelId CDATA #REQUIRED>


Examples:

   <extension
         point="org.eclipse.debug.ui.variableValueEditors">
      <variableEditor
         modelId="com.examples.myDebugModel"
         class="com.examples.variables.MyVariableValueEditor"/>
   </extension>

API Information:
Value of the attribute class must be a fully qualified name of a Java class that implements the interface org.eclipse.debug.ui.actions.IVariableValueEditor.


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