[Gtkradiant] Prefences in plugins ?

Hydra gtkradiant@zerowing.idsoftware.com
Sun, 6 Jan 2002 18:26:12 -0000

> Ideally the modules should be able to
> feed their own pref tabs to the preferences dialog.

yes indeed, any idea how this would be done ?  gef ?

Also, while we're onthe subject of prefs,  how does this look to you...

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="iso-8859-1" standalone="yes"?>
<!-- generated by Hydra, modify at your own risks :) -->
  name="Quake III Arena / Quake III: Team Arena and modifications"
      <!-- to be loaded in order of Number -->
      <interface number="1" guid="9257ce43-1387-4e36-bea1-24b06a45c656"
name="filesystem module" version="halflife"/>
      <interface number="2" guid="D42F798A-DF57-11d3-A3EE-0004AC96D4C3"
name="shader module" version="halflife"/>
      <interface number="3" guid="e13e1816-e0b9-4d67-b6a3-e9c9b5fa7115"
name="image module" version="hlw"/>
      <interface number="4" guid="75076973-3414-49c9-be5b-2378ec5601af"
name="map module" version="quake3"/>

    <!-- plugin preferences go here -->
    <prefs name="filesystem module" version="halflife">
      <epair name="usewad">true</epair>

I've already done the code to read the XML file (as above) and have reworked
pluginmanager.cpp so that g_RequiredModules is a GSList * instead of a
static array and it all works fine...

All I have to do now is make preferences.cpp set up the g_RequiredModules
list from the XML file (at the moment I'm building the list manually in

Hydra / Dom