[Geany-Devel] geany SPOJ support

Dimitar Zhekov dimitar.zhekov at gmail.com
Thu Dec 27 19:37:21 UTC 2012

On Fri, 28 Dec 2012 00:17:58 +0530
Mayank Jha <mayank25080562 at gmail.com> wrote:

> I was trying to make a plugin that allows you to make SPOJ submissions
> form within the geany IDE with the help of a python script . The coding
> work is done .But the problem is that ive made changes to the core code
> directly inorder to make my feature a part of Geany IDE. I was pondering
> upon the idea that can I make a bash script which changes those files
> pertaining to the plugin, which simply copies the files(original) into some
> other location and copies the modified files in place of it, and another
> uninstall bash script which does the reverse, thus completing my plugin??
> Will this be acceptable to Geany users and developers??

The plugins can not change any Geany source files, if that's what you
are asking. To compile a plugin, only the header files of Geany and
geany.pc are required - the sources may not even exist.

It'll not be acceptable to the users, of course, because they will need
to recompile Geany for your plugin to work.

You should try to move all functionality from the core files into your

E-gards: Jimmy

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