jUrner at arcor.de
Sat Jul 14 14:25:54 BST 2007
Detlev Offenbach wrote:
> On Sonntag, 8. Juli 2007, Jürgen Urner wrote:
>> Currently from a package zip everything is dumped to eric4plugins.
>> On uninstall, only the plugin file is removed.
>> Would be nice if plugins could be packages, and maybe a force check on
>> that a plugin consists only of one package or one script to enshure propper
>> Eric mailing list
>> Eric at riverbankcomputing.com
> plugin package files should have one file in the top directory, which is the
> plugin script and one package (directory), that contains als the files. The
> plugin script should contain a module attribute "packageName" that contains
> the name of the package as a string. If the uninstall routine doesn't find
> this attribute, it will give an error message. Maybe this precondition should
> be checked at installation time.
That would be Eric extracts "packageName" only. What about other files
(dirs) present in
a plugin zip? And what happens if a plugin accidently overwrites another
Wouldn't plugin handling be easier if plugins were only allowed to be
one single files or one
Another thing ...maybe I've overlooked something ...but a notification
on unistall plugin
would be nice to do cleanups.
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