|Status:||UNDER_REVIEW This interface is intended to be frozen, but it isn't frozen yet. Be careful!|
Handles arguments on the command line of an XUL application.
Each handler is registered in the category "command-line-handler". The entries in this category are read in alphabetical order, and each category value is treated as a service contractid implementing this interface.
By convention, handler with ordinary priority should begin with "m".
Example: Category Entry Value command-line-handler b-jsdebug @mozilla.org/venkman/clh;1 command-line-handler c-extensions @mozilla.org/extension-manager/clh;1 command-line-hanlder m-edit @mozilla.org/composer/clh;1 command-line-handler m-irc @mozilla.org/chatzilla/clh;1 command-line-handler y-final @mozilla.org/browser/clh-final;1
This interface is implemented by the following components:
readonly AUTF8String helpInfo
When the app is launched with the -help argument, this attribute is retrieved and displayed to the user (on stdout). The text should have embedded newlines which wrap at 76 columns, and should include a newline at the end. By convention, the right column which contains flag descriptions begins at the 24th character.
void handle ( nsICommandLine commandLine )
Process a command line. If this handler finds arguments that it understands, it should perform the appropriate actions (such as opening a window), and remove the arguments from the command-line array.
Reference documentation is generated from Mozilla's source.