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org.netbeans.modules.projectui 1.63.0

Project UI
Friend, Private or Third Party

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Project UI 
Package Description
org.netbeans.modules.project.ui.api  
org.netbeans.modules.project.ui.spi  

Module provides general implementation of projects UI and exports client friend API only.

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Use Cases

Needed for working with projects in the IDE.

RecentProjects

API can be used to get list of information about recently opened projects in IDE. API provides project display name, icon and URL of project folder location. Listeners can be registered to learn about change of the list.

Exported Interfaces

This table lists all of the module exported APIs with defined stability classifications. It is generated based on answers to questions about the architecture of the module. Read them all...
Group of java interfaces
Interface NameIn/OutStabilitySpecified in What Document?
RecentProjectsExportedFriend .../issues/show_bug.cgi?id=57073

API can be used to get list of information about recently opened projects in IDE. API provides project display name, icon and URL of project folder location. Listeners can be registered to learn about change of the list.

.../issues/show_bug.cgi?id=57073

There is package org.netbeans.modules.project.ui.api which is public and exposed as friend API.

Group of property interfaces
Interface NameIn/OutStabilitySpecified in What Document?
PRESELECT_CATEGORYExportedPrivate

Path to a category of project type, e.g. Sample/Standard.

PRESELECT_TEMPLATEExportedPrivate

Name of a project type, e.g. emptyWeb.

Group of systemproperty interfaces
Interface NameIn/OutStabilitySpecified in What Document?
project.tab.no.selectionExportedPrivate

When this property is set, the opening of projects doesn't trigger opening and focusing of the projects logical view top component. Allows the BlueJ Edition to focus it's own component instead.

org.netbeans.modules.project.ui.OpenProjectListExportedPrivate

Error manager logging category for things affecting project list.

netbeans.projects.dirExportedPrivate

Property for overriding default location of projects directory which is folder NetBeansProjects under $HOME on Unixes and under default user folder on Windows (e.g. C:\Documents and Settings\[username]\My Documents\NetBeansProjects). Directory passed by the property must exist, otherwise default is used.

Group of logger interfaces
Interface NameIn/OutStabilitySpecified in What Document?
org.netbeans.ui.actions.UI_ACTION_BUTTON_PRESSExportedFriend

There is a special support for notifying when an action wrapped by LookupSensitiveAction is invoked and how. The support is using
Logger.getLogger("org.netbeans.ui.actions") and sents a LogRecord with message UI_ACTION_BUTTON_PRESS, FINER level and paramerters:
  • {0} instance of the button
  • {1} class of the button
  • {2} instance of the action
  • {3} class of the action
  • {4} display name of the action
whenever such action is invoked. This message can then be consumed by enhanced UI logger that track what the user is going.

Group of cli interfaces
Interface NameIn/OutStabilitySpecified in What Document?
groupExportedUnder Development

Can use --open-group NAME to open a project group at startup, or --close-group.

Group of layer interfaces
Interface NameIn/OutStabilitySpecified in What Document?
ProjectsTabActionsExportedFriend

Actions for the Projects tab root context menu are taken from the layer folder ProjectsTabActions. Foreign modules ought to place entries below sep-below-main-actions.instance.

Group of preferences interfaces
Interface NameIn/OutStabilitySpecified in What Document?
org.netbeans.modules.projectuiExportedPrivate

List of open projects. See OpenProjectListSettings.

org.netbeans.modules.projectui.groupsExportedPrivate

Project groups. See Group.

Implementation Details

Where are the sources for the module?

The sources for the module are in the NetBeans Mercurial repositories.

What do other modules need to do to declare a dependency on this one, in addition to or instead of a plain module dependency?

N/A

Read more about the implementation in the answers to architecture questions.

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