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From Thorsten Scherler <>
Subject Re: Plugins can now provide xconf file
Date Wed, 03 Aug 2005 10:49:31 GMT
On Wed, 2005-08-03 at 11:05 +0100, Ross Gardler wrote:
> In order for us to use the Cocoon Portal Engine as a layout engine (or 
> just to experiment with it at this stage) we will have to integrate 
> portal block into Forrest. This will be a breeze when real blocks arrive 
> in Cocoon, but in the meantime we will have to use an internal plugin.
> Problem is the Cocoon Portal Block provides an xconf file.
> I've just committed some new plugin code that allows a plugin to provide 
> additional configuration information to cocoon.xconf. Simply place your 
> *.xconf file in PLUGIN_HOME/conf/*.xconf.
> Note that changes to this configuration file will not take effect until 
> Forrest has been restarted.
> My next task is to create a Portal internal plugin as a forrest:views 
> implementation, but I figured this part might be useful for other devs 
> so committed early.

Can you setup a basic portal plugin? I will then play around with it.
Right now I am just tweaking some portal stylesheet on my local
harddrive, but as soon we have the plugin I can do it here.


> Ross

"Together we stand, divided we fall!" 
Hey you (Pink Floyd)

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