1/* GObject - GLib Type, Object, Parameter and Signal Library
2 * Copyright (C) 1997-1999, 2000-2001 Tim Janik and Red Hat, Inc.
3 *
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16 *
17 * gparam.h: GParamSpec base class implementation
18 */
19#ifndef __G_PARAM_H__
20#define __G_PARAM_H__
21
22#if !defined (__GLIB_GOBJECT_H_INSIDE__) && !defined (GOBJECT_COMPILATION)
23#error "Only <glib-object.h> can be included directly."
24#endif
25
26#include <gobject/gvalue.h>
27
28G_BEGIN_DECLS
29
30/* --- standard type macros --- */
31/**
32 * G_TYPE_IS_PARAM:
33 * @type: a #GType ID
34 *
35 * Checks whether @type "is a" %G_TYPE_PARAM.
36 */
37#define G_TYPE_IS_PARAM(type) (G_TYPE_FUNDAMENTAL (type) == G_TYPE_PARAM)
38/**
39 * G_PARAM_SPEC:
40 * @pspec: a valid #GParamSpec
41 *
42 * Casts a derived #GParamSpec object (e.g. of type #GParamSpecInt) into
43 * a #GParamSpec object.
44 */
45#define G_PARAM_SPEC(pspec) (G_TYPE_CHECK_INSTANCE_CAST ((pspec), G_TYPE_PARAM, GParamSpec))
46/**
47 * G_IS_PARAM_SPEC:
48 * @pspec: a #GParamSpec
49 *
50 * Checks whether @pspec "is a" valid #GParamSpec structure of type %G_TYPE_PARAM
51 * or derived.
52 */
53#if GLIB_VERSION_MAX_ALLOWED >= GLIB_VERSION_2_42
54#define G_IS_PARAM_SPEC(pspec) (G_TYPE_CHECK_INSTANCE_FUNDAMENTAL_TYPE ((pspec), G_TYPE_PARAM))
55#else
56#define G_IS_PARAM_SPEC(pspec) (G_TYPE_CHECK_INSTANCE_TYPE ((pspec), G_TYPE_PARAM))
57#endif
58/**
59 * G_PARAM_SPEC_CLASS:
60 * @pclass: a valid #GParamSpecClass
61 *
62 * Casts a derived #GParamSpecClass structure into a #GParamSpecClass structure.
63 */
64#define G_PARAM_SPEC_CLASS(pclass) (G_TYPE_CHECK_CLASS_CAST ((pclass), G_TYPE_PARAM, GParamSpecClass))
65/**
66 * G_IS_PARAM_SPEC_CLASS:
67 * @pclass: a #GParamSpecClass
68 *
69 * Checks whether @pclass "is a" valid #GParamSpecClass structure of type
70 * %G_TYPE_PARAM or derived.
71 */
72#define G_IS_PARAM_SPEC_CLASS(pclass) (G_TYPE_CHECK_CLASS_TYPE ((pclass), G_TYPE_PARAM))
73/**
74 * G_PARAM_SPEC_GET_CLASS:
75 * @pspec: a valid #GParamSpec
76 *
77 * Retrieves the #GParamSpecClass of a #GParamSpec.
78 */
79#define G_PARAM_SPEC_GET_CLASS(pspec) (G_TYPE_INSTANCE_GET_CLASS ((pspec), G_TYPE_PARAM, GParamSpecClass))
80
81
82/* --- convenience macros --- */
83/**
84 * G_PARAM_SPEC_TYPE:
85 * @pspec: a valid #GParamSpec
86 *
87 * Retrieves the #GType of this @pspec.
88 */
89#define G_PARAM_SPEC_TYPE(pspec) (G_TYPE_FROM_INSTANCE (pspec))
90/**
91 * G_PARAM_SPEC_TYPE_NAME:
92 * @pspec: a valid #GParamSpec
93 *
94 * Retrieves the #GType name of this @pspec.
95 */
96#define G_PARAM_SPEC_TYPE_NAME(pspec) (g_type_name (G_PARAM_SPEC_TYPE (pspec)))
97/**
98 * G_PARAM_SPEC_VALUE_TYPE:
99 * @pspec: a valid #GParamSpec
100 *
101 * Retrieves the #GType to initialize a #GValue for this parameter.
102 */
103#define G_PARAM_SPEC_VALUE_TYPE(pspec) (G_PARAM_SPEC (pspec)->value_type)
104/**
105 * G_VALUE_HOLDS_PARAM:
106 * @value: a valid #GValue structure
107 *
108 * Checks whether the given #GValue can hold values derived from type %G_TYPE_PARAM.
109 *
110 * Returns: %TRUE on success.
111 */
112#define G_VALUE_HOLDS_PARAM(value) (G_TYPE_CHECK_VALUE_TYPE ((value), G_TYPE_PARAM))
113
114
115/* --- flags --- */
116/**
117 * GParamFlags:
118 * @G_PARAM_READABLE: the parameter is readable
119 * @G_PARAM_WRITABLE: the parameter is writable
120 * @G_PARAM_READWRITE: alias for %G_PARAM_READABLE | %G_PARAM_WRITABLE
121 * @G_PARAM_CONSTRUCT: the parameter will be set upon object construction
122 * @G_PARAM_CONSTRUCT_ONLY: the parameter can only be set upon object construction
123 * @G_PARAM_LAX_VALIDATION: upon parameter conversion (see g_param_value_convert())
124 * strict validation is not required
125 * @G_PARAM_STATIC_NAME: the string used as name when constructing the
126 * parameter is guaranteed to remain valid and
127 * unmodified for the lifetime of the parameter.
128 * Since 2.8
129 * @G_PARAM_STATIC_NICK: the string used as nick when constructing the
130 * parameter is guaranteed to remain valid and
131 * unmmodified for the lifetime of the parameter.
132 * Since 2.8
133 * @G_PARAM_STATIC_BLURB: the string used as blurb when constructing the
134 * parameter is guaranteed to remain valid and
135 * unmodified for the lifetime of the parameter.
136 * Since 2.8
137 * @G_PARAM_EXPLICIT_NOTIFY: calls to g_object_set_property() for this
138 * property will not automatically result in a "notify" signal being
139 * emitted: the implementation must call g_object_notify() themselves
140 * in case the property actually changes. Since: 2.42.
141 * @G_PARAM_PRIVATE: internal
142 * @G_PARAM_DEPRECATED: the parameter is deprecated and will be removed
143 * in a future version. A warning will be generated if it is used
144 * while running with G_ENABLE_DIAGNOSTIC=1.
145 * Since 2.26
146 *
147 * Through the #GParamFlags flag values, certain aspects of parameters
148 * can be configured. See also #G_PARAM_STATIC_STRINGS.
149 */
150typedef enum
151{
152 G_PARAM_READABLE = 1 << 0,
153 G_PARAM_WRITABLE = 1 << 1,
154 G_PARAM_READWRITE = (G_PARAM_READABLE | G_PARAM_WRITABLE),
155 G_PARAM_CONSTRUCT = 1 << 2,
156 G_PARAM_CONSTRUCT_ONLY = 1 << 3,
157 G_PARAM_LAX_VALIDATION = 1 << 4,
158 G_PARAM_STATIC_NAME = 1 << 5,
159#ifndef G_DISABLE_DEPRECATED
160 G_PARAM_PRIVATE = G_PARAM_STATIC_NAME,
161#endif
162 G_PARAM_STATIC_NICK = 1 << 6,
163 G_PARAM_STATIC_BLURB = 1 << 7,
164 /* User defined flags go here */
165 G_PARAM_EXPLICIT_NOTIFY = 1 << 30,
166 G_PARAM_DEPRECATED = 1 << 31
167} GParamFlags;
168
169/**
170 * G_PARAM_STATIC_STRINGS:
171 *
172 * #GParamFlags value alias for %G_PARAM_STATIC_NAME | %G_PARAM_STATIC_NICK | %G_PARAM_STATIC_BLURB.
173 *
174 * Since 2.13.0
175 */
176#define G_PARAM_STATIC_STRINGS (G_PARAM_STATIC_NAME | G_PARAM_STATIC_NICK | G_PARAM_STATIC_BLURB)
177/* bits in the range 0xffffff00 are reserved for 3rd party usage */
178/**
179 * G_PARAM_MASK:
180 *
181 * Mask containing the bits of #GParamSpec.flags which are reserved for GLib.
182 */
183#define G_PARAM_MASK (0x000000ff)
184/**
185 * G_PARAM_USER_SHIFT:
186 *
187 * Minimum shift count to be used for user defined flags, to be stored in
188 * #GParamSpec.flags. The maximum allowed is 10.
189 */
190#define G_PARAM_USER_SHIFT (8)
191
192/* --- typedefs & structures --- */
193typedef struct _GParamSpec GParamSpec;
194typedef struct _GParamSpecClass GParamSpecClass;
195typedef struct _GParameter GParameter;
196typedef struct _GParamSpecPool GParamSpecPool;
197/**
198 * GParamSpec: (ref-func g_param_spec_ref_sink) (unref-func g_param_spec_uref) (set-value-func g_value_set_param) (get-value-func g_value_get_param)
199 * @g_type_instance: private #GTypeInstance portion
200 * @name: name of this parameter: always an interned string
201 * @flags: #GParamFlags flags for this parameter
202 * @value_type: the #GValue type for this parameter
203 * @owner_type: #GType type that uses (introduces) this parameter
204 *
205 * All other fields of the GParamSpec struct are private and
206 * should not be used directly.
207 */
208struct _GParamSpec
209{
210 GTypeInstance g_type_instance;
211
212 const gchar *name; /* interned string */
213 GParamFlags flags;
214 GType value_type;
215 GType owner_type; /* class or interface using this property */
216
217 /*< private >*/
218 gchar *_nick;
219 gchar *_blurb;
220 GData *qdata;
221 guint ref_count;
222 guint param_id; /* sort-criteria */
223};
224/**
225 * GParamSpecClass:
226 * @g_type_class: the parent class
227 * @value_type: the #GValue type for this parameter
228 * @finalize: The instance finalization function (optional), should chain
229 * up to the finalize method of the parent class.
230 * @value_set_default: Resets a @value to the default value for this type
231 * (recommended, the default is g_value_reset()), see
232 * g_param_value_set_default().
233 * @value_validate: Ensures that the contents of @value comply with the
234 * specifications set out by this type (optional), see
235 * g_param_value_validate().
236 * @values_cmp: Compares @value1 with @value2 according to this type
237 * (recommended, the default is memcmp()), see g_param_values_cmp().
238 *
239 * The class structure for the GParamSpec type.
240 * Normally, GParamSpec classes are filled by
241 * g_param_type_register_static().
242 */
243struct _GParamSpecClass
244{
245 GTypeClass g_type_class;
246
247 GType value_type;
248
249 void (*finalize) (GParamSpec *pspec);
250
251 /* GParam methods */
252 void (*value_set_default) (GParamSpec *pspec,
253 GValue *value);
254 gboolean (*value_validate) (GParamSpec *pspec,
255 GValue *value);
256 gint (*values_cmp) (GParamSpec *pspec,
257 const GValue *value1,
258 const GValue *value2);
259 /*< private >*/
260 gpointer dummy[4];
261};
262/**
263 * GParameter:
264 * @name: the parameter name
265 * @value: the parameter value
266 *
267 * The GParameter struct is an auxiliary structure used
268 * to hand parameter name/value pairs to g_object_newv().
269 */
270struct _GParameter /* auxiliary structure for _setv() variants */
271{
272 const gchar *name;
273 GValue value;
274};
275
276
277/* --- prototypes --- */
278GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
279GParamSpec* g_param_spec_ref (GParamSpec *pspec);
280GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
281void g_param_spec_unref (GParamSpec *pspec);
282GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
283void g_param_spec_sink (GParamSpec *pspec);
284GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
285GParamSpec* g_param_spec_ref_sink (GParamSpec *pspec);
286GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
287gpointer g_param_spec_get_qdata (GParamSpec *pspec,
288 GQuark quark);
289GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
290void g_param_spec_set_qdata (GParamSpec *pspec,
291 GQuark quark,
292 gpointer data);
293GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
294void g_param_spec_set_qdata_full (GParamSpec *pspec,
295 GQuark quark,
296 gpointer data,
297 GDestroyNotify destroy);
298GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
299gpointer g_param_spec_steal_qdata (GParamSpec *pspec,
300 GQuark quark);
301GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
302GParamSpec* g_param_spec_get_redirect_target (GParamSpec *pspec);
303
304GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
305void g_param_value_set_default (GParamSpec *pspec,
306 GValue *value);
307GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
308gboolean g_param_value_defaults (GParamSpec *pspec,
309 GValue *value);
310GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
311gboolean g_param_value_validate (GParamSpec *pspec,
312 GValue *value);
313GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
314gboolean g_param_value_convert (GParamSpec *pspec,
315 const GValue *src_value,
316 GValue *dest_value,
317 gboolean strict_validation);
318GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
319gint g_param_values_cmp (GParamSpec *pspec,
320 const GValue *value1,
321 const GValue *value2);
322GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
323const gchar * g_param_spec_get_name (GParamSpec *pspec);
324GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
325const gchar * g_param_spec_get_nick (GParamSpec *pspec);
326GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
327const gchar * g_param_spec_get_blurb (GParamSpec *pspec);
328GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
329void g_value_set_param (GValue *value,
330 GParamSpec *param);
331GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
332GParamSpec* g_value_get_param (const GValue *value);
333GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
334GParamSpec* g_value_dup_param (const GValue *value);
335
336
337GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
338void g_value_take_param (GValue *value,
339 GParamSpec *param);
340GLIB_DEPRECATED_FOR(g_value_take_param)
341void g_value_set_param_take_ownership (GValue *value,
342 GParamSpec *param);
343GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_2_36
344const GValue * g_param_spec_get_default_value (GParamSpec *pspec);
345
346GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_2_46
347GQuark g_param_spec_get_name_quark (GParamSpec *pspec);
348
349/* --- convenience functions --- */
350typedef struct _GParamSpecTypeInfo GParamSpecTypeInfo;
351/**
352 * GParamSpecTypeInfo:
353 * @instance_size: Size of the instance (object) structure.
354 * @n_preallocs: Prior to GLib 2.10, it specified the number of pre-allocated (cached) instances to reserve memory for (0 indicates no caching). Since GLib 2.10, it is ignored, since instances are allocated with the [slice allocator][glib-Memory-Slices] now.
355 * @instance_init: Location of the instance initialization function (optional).
356 * @value_type: The #GType of values conforming to this #GParamSpec
357 * @finalize: The instance finalization function (optional).
358 * @value_set_default: Resets a @value to the default value for @pspec
359 * (recommended, the default is g_value_reset()), see
360 * g_param_value_set_default().
361 * @value_validate: Ensures that the contents of @value comply with the
362 * specifications set out by @pspec (optional), see
363 * g_param_value_validate().
364 * @values_cmp: Compares @value1 with @value2 according to @pspec
365 * (recommended, the default is memcmp()), see g_param_values_cmp().
366 *
367 * This structure is used to provide the type system with the information
368 * required to initialize and destruct (finalize) a parameter's class and
369 * instances thereof.
370 * The initialized structure is passed to the g_param_type_register_static()
371 * The type system will perform a deep copy of this structure, so its memory
372 * does not need to be persistent across invocation of
373 * g_param_type_register_static().
374 */
375struct _GParamSpecTypeInfo
376{
377 /* type system portion */
378 guint16 instance_size; /* obligatory */
379 guint16 n_preallocs; /* optional */
380 void (*instance_init) (GParamSpec *pspec); /* optional */
381
382 /* class portion */
383 GType value_type; /* obligatory */
384 void (*finalize) (GParamSpec *pspec); /* optional */
385 void (*value_set_default) (GParamSpec *pspec, /* recommended */
386 GValue *value);
387 gboolean (*value_validate) (GParamSpec *pspec, /* optional */
388 GValue *value);
389 gint (*values_cmp) (GParamSpec *pspec, /* recommended */
390 const GValue *value1,
391 const GValue *value2);
392};
393GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
394GType g_param_type_register_static (const gchar *name,
395 const GParamSpecTypeInfo *pspec_info);
396
397/* For registering builting types */
398GType _g_param_type_register_static_constant (const gchar *name,
399 const GParamSpecTypeInfo *pspec_info,
400 GType opt_type);
401
402
403/* --- protected --- */
404GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
405gpointer g_param_spec_internal (GType param_type,
406 const gchar *name,
407 const gchar *nick,
408 const gchar *blurb,
409 GParamFlags flags);
410GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
411GParamSpecPool* g_param_spec_pool_new (gboolean type_prefixing);
412GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
413void g_param_spec_pool_insert (GParamSpecPool *pool,
414 GParamSpec *pspec,
415 GType owner_type);
416GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
417void g_param_spec_pool_remove (GParamSpecPool *pool,
418 GParamSpec *pspec);
419GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
420GParamSpec* g_param_spec_pool_lookup (GParamSpecPool *pool,
421 const gchar *param_name,
422 GType owner_type,
423 gboolean walk_ancestors);
424GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
425GList* g_param_spec_pool_list_owned (GParamSpecPool *pool,
426 GType owner_type);
427GLIB_AVAILABLE_IN_ALL
428GParamSpec** g_param_spec_pool_list (GParamSpecPool *pool,
429 GType owner_type,
430 guint *n_pspecs_p);
431
432
433/* contracts:
434 *
435 * gboolean value_validate (GParamSpec *pspec,
436 * GValue *value):
437 * modify value contents in the least destructive way, so
438 * that it complies with pspec's requirements (i.e.
439 * according to minimum/maximum ranges etc...). return
440 * whether modification was necessary.
441 *
442 * gint values_cmp (GParamSpec *pspec,
443 * const GValue *value1,
444 * const GValue *value2):
445 * return value1 - value2, i.e. (-1) if value1 < value2,
446 * (+1) if value1 > value2, and (0) otherwise (equality)
447 */
448
449G_END_DECLS
450
451#endif /* __G_PARAM_H__ */
452