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/* This Source Code Form is subject to the terms of the Mozilla Public
* License, v. 2.0. If a copy of the MPL was not distributed with this
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#include "nsIStreamListener.idl"
interface nsIOutputStream;
interface nsIRequestObserver;
interface nsIEventTarget;
* As data "flows" into a stream listener tee, it is copied to the output stream
* and then forwarded to the real listener.
[scriptable, uuid(62b27fc1-6e8c-4225-8ad0-b9d44252973a)]
interface nsIStreamListenerTee : nsIStreamListener
* Initalize the tee.
* @param listener
* the original listener the tee will propagate onStartRequest,
* onDataAvailable and onStopRequest notifications to, exceptions from
* the listener will be propagated back to the channel
* @param sink
* the stream the data coming from the channel will be written to,
* should be blocking
* @param requestObserver
* optional parameter, listener that gets only onStartRequest and
* onStopRequest notifications; exceptions threw within this optional
* observer are also propagated to the channel, but exceptions from
* the original listener (listener parameter) are privileged
void init(in nsIStreamListener listener,
in nsIOutputStream sink,
[optional] in nsIRequestObserver requestObserver);
* Initalize the tee like above, but with the extra parameter to make it
* possible to copy the output asynchronously
* @param anEventTarget
* if set, this event-target is used to copy data to the output stream,
* giving an asynchronous tee
void initAsync(in nsIStreamListener listener,
in nsIEventTarget eventTarget,
in nsIOutputStream sink,
[optional] in nsIRequestObserver requestObserver);