- All Superinterfaces:
- All Known Implementing Classes:
IActionDelegateadding lifecycle methods. In addition, a
runWithEventmethod that includes the triggering SWT event.
An action delegate that implements this interface will have its
runWithEvent(IAction, Event) called instead of its
Clients should implement this interface, in addition to
IActionDelegate or sub-interfaces, if interested in the
triggering event or in the lifecycle of the delegate object.
Clients can choose to subclass the provided abstract implementation
org. eclipse. ui. actions. ActionDelegate or implement the
Method SummaryModifier and TypeMethodDescription
dispose()Allows the action delegate to clean up.
voidAllows the action delegate to initialize itself after being created by the proxy action.
voidPerforms this action, passing the SWT event which triggered it.
(IAction action)Allows the action delegate to initialize itself after being created by the proxy action. This lifecycle method is called after the action delegate has been created and before any other method of the action delegate is called.
action- the proxy action that handles the presentation portion of the action.
disposevoid dispose()Allows the action delegate to clean up. This lifecycle method is called when the proxy action is done with this action delegate. This is the last method called.
runWithEventPerforms this action, passing the SWT event which triggered it. This method is called by the proxy action when the action has been triggered. Implement this method to do the actual work.
Note: This method is called instead of
action- the action proxy that handles the presentation portion of the action
event- the SWT event which triggered this action being run