[Geany-Devel] My non-C plugin roadmap

Lex Trotman elextr at xxxxx
Tue Mar 31 06:31:29 UTC 2015

On 31 March 2015 at 16:51, Thomas Martitz <kugel at rockbox.org> wrote:
> Am 31.03.2015 um 01:48 schrieb Lex Trotman:
>> Yes, but the 2nd and 3rd points are entirely up to the pluxy. My
>> demopluxy.so doesn't do anything fancy. it creates a dummy plugin out of a
>> GKeyFile.
>> Oh sure it depends on the language/runtime etc.
>>> But the loader/unloader function is mandatory, it also acts as the entry
>>> point for pluxies to start their bindings/vm machinery if necessary.
>> Thats the load for the proxy right? The load for the supported plugins
>> is one of the registered hooks right?
>> That means that the "machinery" gets started even if there are no
>> plugins using it enabled?
> Again, how/when it loads the machinery depends on the proxy :) But the
> load/unload I was referring to is called per-sub-plugin, so a smart proxy
> can start the machinery (if there is anything to start) when the first
> plugin is loaded, and /not/ in the proxy's own init().

Neat, ok :)

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