Public Member Functions

nsIDirectoryServiceProvider Interface Reference

nsIDirectoryServiceProvider More...

import "nsIDirectoryService.idl";

Inheritance diagram for nsIDirectoryServiceProvider:

List of all members.

Public Member Functions

nsIFile getFile (in string prop, out PRBool persistent)
 getFile

Detailed Description

nsIDirectoryServiceProvider

Used by Directory Service to get file locations.

Status:
FROZEN

Member Function Documentation

nsIFile nsIDirectoryServiceProvider::getFile ( in string  prop,
out PRBool  persistent 
)

getFile

Directory Service calls this when it gets the first request for a prop or on every request if the prop is not persistent.

Parameters:
prop The symbolic name of the file.
persistent TRUE - The returned file will be cached by Directory Service. Subsequent requests for this prop will bypass the provider and use the cache. FALSE - The provider will be asked for this prop each time it is requested.
Returns:
The file represented by the property.

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