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Subject: Re: wps extensions plugin

Re: wps extensions plugin

From: Jonathan Gordon <jdgordy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 17 Jan 2007 22:15:56 +1100

On 17/01/07, mat holton <mat_at_lessermatters.co.uk> wrote:
> Jonathan Gordon wrote:
> >> I second that. What problem are you trying to solve?
> > Mostly my boredom.
> > Also trying to think of ways to add functionality without affecting
> > the core size.
> >
> > As for making a new plugin to do the whole wps, I thought everyone was
> > against that idea?
> >
> >
> Just out of interest, what's stopping anyone from making a plugin that
> not only (re)implements the entire WPS but also a directory browser? Is
> there anything? I.E. does the plugin API contain the necessary functions
> for directory browsing? I'm just thinking that you could (if you really
> wanted) have a graphical music browser this way, most importantly,
> without messing up the core system.
>
> Not that I particularly want one but I'm sure some people would and it
> would be phun to implement!
>
Just off the top of my head I cant think of anything that a gui file
browser would need that isnt in the api already (and remember,
anything needed can always be added).
Received on 2007-01-17


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