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/* -*- Mode: C++; tab-width: 2; indent-tabs-mode: nil; c-basic-offset: 4 -*- */
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#include "nsISupports.idl"
[scriptable, uuid(8cd92fce-1ec3-470a-ad09-c0de9d98497e)]
interface nsIBackgroundTasksRunner : nsISupports
* Runs a background process in an independent detached process. Any process
* opened by this function can outlive the main process.
* This function is thread-safe.
* XXX: The use of base::LaunchApp can make a zombie process on Unix.
* See bug 1802559.
* @param aTaskName The name of the background task.
* (BackgroundTask_{name}.sys.mjs)
* @param aArgs The arguments that will be passed to the task process. Any
* needed escape will happen automatically.
void runInDetachedProcess(in ACString aTaskName,
in Array<ACString> aCommandLine);
* Runs removeDirectory background task.
* `toolkit.background_tasks.remove_directory.testing.sleep_ms` can be set to
* make it wait for the given milliseconds for testing purpose.
* See BackgroundTask_removeDirectory.sys.mjs for details about the arguments.
void removeDirectoryInDetachedProcess(in ACString aParentDirPath,
in ACString aChildDirName,
in ACString aSecondsToWait,
in ACString aOtherFoldersSuffix,
[optional] in ACString aMetricsId);