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Finding subtypes [message #604171] Fri, 15 January 2010 00:40 Go to next message
Michal Olejnik is currently offline Michal OlejnikFriend
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Registered: July 2009
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I would like to know if there is any way to find all subtypes of particular class from my plug-in. I have an IJavaElement which represents this class and ideally I would like to find all its subtypes represented also as IJavaElements, though even their qualified names could be sufficient..

If anyone knows solution to my problem I'd be very grateful for helping me.

Thanks in advance and best regards.
Michal Olejnik
Re: Finding subtypes [message #604179 is a reply to message #604171] Fri, 15 January 2010 08:52 Go to previous message
Mickael Istria, away until January 8th is currently offline Mickael Istria, away until January 8thFriend
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You will need your (runtime workspace) project to be a Java Project and use JDT API to list subtypes.
The code to use is parentType.newTypeHierarchy(project,null).getAllSubtypes(par entType).

I cross-posted this answer to JDT newsgroup/forum, which is more accurate for your question.

Mickael Istria - BonitaSoft S.A.
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