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nsIAuthPromptProvider

This interface requests a prompt interface for the given prompt reason.
Inherits from: nsISupports Last changed in Gecko 1.9 (Firefox 3)

Method overview

void getAuthPrompt(in PRUint32 aPromptReason, in nsIIDRef iid, [iid_is(iid),retval] out nsQIResult result);

Constants

Constant Value Description
PROMPT_NORMAL 0 Normal (non-proxy) prompt request.
PROMPT_PROXY 1 Proxy authentication request.

Methods

getAuthPrompt()

This method requests a prompt interface for the given prompt reason.

void getAuthPrompt(
  in PRUint32 aPromptReason,
  in nsIIDRef iid,
  [iid_is(iid),retval] out nsQIResult result
);
Parameters
aPromptReason
The reason for the authentication prompt, one of the PROMPT_* constants.
iid
The desired interface, for example, NS_GET_IID(nsIAuthPrompt2).
result
A nsIAuthPrompt2 interface.
Exceptions thrown
NS_ERROR_NOT_AVAILABLE
If no prompt is allowed or available for the given reason.

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