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Extension Points for the Oxygen Eclipse Plugin

The Oxygen XML Developer Eclipse plugin includes a number of extension points, which can be implemented by other Eclipse plugins that depend on it. All of them are listed in the plugin.xml file, along with samples of usage code. The following is a list with short descriptions for some of the most useful extension points:

Extension point: XMLRefactoringContributor

Contributes a folder that contains the additional XML Refactoring operation descriptor files and XQuery scripts that can be used by the batch XML refactoring actions. Its EXSD schema can be found in: OXYGEN_PLUGIN_DIR/exsd-schema/xmlRefactoringContributor.exsd.

Extension point: workspaceAccessPlugin

Use this extension point to be notified when Oxygen XML Developer Eclipse plugin has started. Its EXSD schema can be found in: OXYGEN_PLUGIN_DIR/exsd-schema/exsd-schema/workspaceAccessExtension.exsd.