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From Pablo Barrera <>
Subject Re: Using plugins in local dir
Date Mon, 22 Sep 2008 10:38:41 GMT

On 22/09/2008, at 10:31:47, Sjur Moshagen wrote:

> Den 22. sep. 2008 kl. 11.02 skrev Pablo Barrera:
>> On 19/09/2008, at 21:24:11, Ross Gardler wrote:
>>> Do you really want to fork this code? That gives you the  
>>> maintenance headache of managing it in the future. Much better  
>>> would be to propose your modification as a contribution to the  
>>> Forrest project where any future changes to the plugin will be  
>>> done in a way that will not break your own modifications.
>> I am totally agree. But right now the plugin is not finished and in  
>> it's current state breaks the tei plugin for everybody else. When  
>> it is ready I will be glad to send it to the list but right now I  
>> need to have it working with a dirty hack (for example, no  
>> configuration options).
> Why don't you then just modify the TEI plugin in your local Forrest  
> copy, and use 'ant local-deploy' to make your changes available to  
> Forrest? That way there's no need to a separate plugin location, it  
> is easy to wrap up your changes when you are ready to submit your  
> updates, and in the meantime your hacks are only visislbe to you:)

I was thinking about that also, but I need to deploy the site in a  
server that is synchronized with forrest trunk.



Pablo Barrera

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