[wp-hackers] Re: TinyMCE plugins outside TinyMCE's plugin directory

Viper007Bond viper at viper007bond.com
Sat Dec 2 05:52:55 GMT 2006

Disregard. en.js -> en_us.js did the trick. *sigh*

On 11/30/06, Viper007Bond <viper at viper007bond.com> wrote:
> So I've spent the better part of last night and early this morning working
> on this, so at this point I may be well out of my mind. Forgive me if I make
> a stupid mistake.
> Since ButtonSnap no longer works with the new version of TinyMCE that's in
> WP 2.1, I've been adding buttons via TinyMCE plugins (external +
> tinymce_before_init + tinyMCE.loadPlugin). However, TinyMCE apparently is
> hard coded to look in it's own directory for language files resulting in
> funny titles for the buttons (untranslated strings).
> JS being clientside, I figured I'd just trick TinyMCE into thinking I had
> a real, internal plugin in it's folder via a rewrite. I'd call
> /wp-includes/js/tinymce/plugins/myplugin/, but it'd actually reside in
> /wp-content/plugins/myplugin/tinymce/ or whatever.
> I got the rewrite working just fine via the internal PHP class (if you
> access the URL of where it should be, it shows up as if it was really
> there), however it seems the TinyMCE gzip script is making me fail. It
> actually reads the files and compresses them or whatnot. And since my plugin
> isn't really there, it doesn't read/compress/output it and so TinyMCE never
> sees it. Bah.
> Simply put, does anyone have any ideas? Going back to external plugins
> isn't the end of the world, but it'd be nice if I could pull this or
> something similar off. Perhaps some hooks or filters in the gzip script?
> I also was also hoping to use this so I could make a dynamic
> editor_plugin.js (like editor_plugin.php and rewrite to it) because I have
> multiple buttons that I need to individually be able to turn on and off.
> However, I guess I can just show them all and then hide buttons via CSS.
> Right now I just have an external plugin for each and every button (what a
> pain!).
> [/ramblings of a tired madman]
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