[Geany-devel] Adding a list of filetypes into devel documentation?

Frank Lanitz frank at xxxxx
Thu Aug 18 10:11:57 UTC 2011

On Thu, 18 Aug 2011 18:45:09 +1000
Lex Trotman <elextr at gmail.com> wrote:

> >> But even so we shouldn't make the assumption that every Linux user
> >> is a C developer and shouldn't force them to be one if their
> >> distro is a bit behind, especially with plugin packages.
> >
> > Well, there are only two possibilities that count IMHO:
> > 1. compiling on their own: Once compiling your plugins package, you
> > can do also Geany
> But why do we force them to compile? We should use our best endeavors
> to keep old plugins working, especially if there is any delay in
> getting plugins released.

From time to time you have to break the ABI. To reduce number of
breakings is discussed on other point. Right now its like that. 

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