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Re: [platform-ui-dev] NavigatorContent override and getStyledText

Hi Rickard,

Can you please file a bug for this, under Eclipse Platform UI?

(The appropriate venue for your question would have been the
newsgroups/forums: http://www.eclipse.org/forums/)

Thanks!
Boris

2009/12/15 Rickard Petzäll <Rickard.Petzall@xxxxxxxxxxxx>:
> Hi, this is my first post to this list so please forgive me if there is a
> better way of asking these questions. This question relates to the Navigator
> UI.
>
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> I am looking into how to create a pipelined content provider that overrides
> org.eclipse.ui.navigator.resourceContent. When working with it I realize
> that if more than one content provider exists for a parent, only the label
> provider for the content provider with the highest priority gets called for
> getStyledText, because NavigatorContentServiceLabelProvider.findStyledText
> contains the following: (NavigatorContentServiceLabelProvider.java:184)
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> if (text != null) {
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>    return new StyledString(text);
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> }
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> that will be called for the default label provider. At the same time, the
> iterator loop in getStyledText will continue until the text is not null
> (which means the loop will terminate early with the empty string before my
> label provider got the chance to answer. The WorkbenchLabelProvider will
> answer here and return null, but since it does not implement
> IStyledLabelProvider it will be wrapped in an empty StyledString by the code
> above. I am not sure how this is supposed to work. I can set my priority
> higher in the plugin.xml, but then I will break another content provider’s
> labels.
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> Is there a better way of doing this? I can see the possibility to implement
> an IWorkbenchAdapter for the item and get WorkbenchLabelProvider to provide
> something non-null, but that seems a bit awkward.
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>
> Cheers
>
> // Rickard
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