Medical Imaging Interaction Toolkit  2018.4.99-cfdaacfc
Medical Imaging Interaction Toolkit
org.blueberry.ui.perspectives
Perspectives

Perspectives

Identifier:
org.blueberry.ui.perspective

Description:
This extension point is used to add perspective factories to the workbench. A perspective factory is used to define the initial layout and visible action sets for a perspective. The user can select a perspective by invoking the "Open Perspective" submenu of the "Window" menu.

Configuration Markup:

<!ELEMENT extension (perspective*)>

<!ATTLIST extension

point CDATA #REQUIRED

id    CDATA #IMPLIED

name  CDATA #IMPLIED>

  • point - a fully qualified identifier of the target extension point
  • id - an optional identifier of the extension instance
  • name - an optional name of the extension instance

<!ELEMENT perspective (description? , keywordReference*)>

<!ATTLIST perspective

id    CDATA #REQUIRED

name  CDATA #REQUIRED

class CDATA #REQUIRED

icon  CDATA #IMPLIED

fixed (true | false) >

  • id - a unique name that will be used to identify this perspective.
  • name - a translatable name that will be used in the workbench window menu bar to represent this perspective.
  • class - a fully qualified name of the class that implements berry::IPerspectiveFactory interface.
  • icon - a relative name of the icon that will be associated with this perspective.
  • fixed - indicates whether the layout of the perspective is fixed. If true, then views created by the perspective factory are not closeable, and cannot be moved. The default is false.

<!ELEMENT description (#PCDATA)>

an optional subelement whose body should contain text providing a short description of the perspective.



Examples:
The following is an example of a perspective extension:


   <extension
        point="org.blueberry.ui.perspectives">
        <perspective
            id="org.blueberry.ui.resourcePerspective"
            name="Resource"
            class="berry::ResourcePerspective"
            icon="resources/MyIcon.gif">
        </perspective>
    </extension>

Supplied Implementation:
The workbench provides a "Resource Perspective". Additional perspectives may be added by plug-ins. They are selected using the "Open Perspective" submenu of the "Window" menu.


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