How can I invoke the eclipse default web browser in my own plugin?
Revision as of 17:29, 24 November 2006 by Johnjbarton.johnjbarton.com
Allen Young wrote:
> > I want to invoke the eclipse default web browser which is specified in > > "Preferences" -> "General" -> "Web Browser" in my own plugin, giving it > > a URL and make it visit that URL. How can I do this? Thanks.
I think you want something like...
IWorkbenchBrowserSupport support = PlatformUI.getWorkbench().getBrowserSupport(); IWebBrowser browser = support.createBrowser("someId"); browser.openURL(new URL("http://www.eclipse.org"));