zaterdag 2 juni 2012

Eclipse base location uri for menus

Since they are impossible to find on the net here is the list of all base location uri's in eclipse that are used in the org.eclipse.ui.menus extension point: // the top-level menu
popup:org.eclipse.ui.popup.any // all pop-up menus
toolbar:org.eclipse.ui.main.toolbar // the top-level tool bar
toolbar:org.eclipse.ui.trim.command1 // the top left trim (main toolbar area)
toolbar:org.eclipse.ui.trim.command2 // the top right trim (perspective switcher area)
toolbar:org.eclipse.ui.trim.vertical1 // the left vertical trim
toolbar:org.eclipse.ui.trim.vertical2 // the right vertical trim
toolbar:org.eclipse.ui.trim.status // the status line trim

to access the menu/toolbar/popup of a part (view or editor):

menu:partid //the part's chevron menu

toolbar:partid //the part's toolbar (cannot contain other toolbars)
popup:partid //the part's popup menu (register the context menu in createPartControl first)