- All Known Subinterfaces:
The plug-in model can be disabled. Disabling the model will not change its data. Users of the model will have to decide if the disabled state if of any importance to them or not.
The model is capable of notifying listeners about changes. An attempt to change a read-only model will result in a CoreException.
- This interface is not intended to be implemented by clients.
- This interface is not intended to be extended by clients.
getFactoryIExtensionsModelFactory getFactory()Returns a factory object that should be used to create new instances of the model objects.
- factory object to create new model objects
getInstallLocationString getInstallLocation()Returns a location of the file that was used to create this model. The location can be that of a directory or that of a JAR file.
- a location of the external model, or null if the model is not created from a resource or a file in the file system.