[wp-hackers] Idea for a GSoC project
otto at ottodestruct.com
Thu Mar 27 16:29:34 GMT 2008
Might could use some kind of SVN calls to get info about the plugins:
On Thu, Mar 27, 2008 at 10:58 AM, Ptah Dunbar <contact at ptahdunbar.com> wrote:
> You mentioned using AJAX for this kind of functionality, but wouldn't that
> be a little overkill?
> IMO, another suggestion is to use an iframe? OR
> can the Plugins/Themes Directory have an xml file that automatically updates
> when new themes/plugins are accepted in the directory. In that xml file,
> it'll have things like name, author, version, link for download etc..
> Then, all we'd have to do for the self-hosted blogs is create a new tab(s)
> in the admin, and in that page, create a script that'll loop through all the
> xml file to generate a list from that xml file.
> This could be a great plugin if creating that xml file is possible. Let me
> know if I'm totally off, or missing something...
> On 3/26/08, Doug Stewart <zamoose at gmail.com> wrote:
> > On Wed, Mar 26, 2008 at 8:51 PM, Matt Mullenweg <m at mullenweg.com> wrote:
> > > Doug Stewart wrote:
> > > > ...Which then brings up the next logical step -- themes. What's good
> > > > for the plugins would be GREAT for the themes.
> > >
> > > Especially as more and more functionality gets bundled into themes, for
> > > example Prologue.
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > So now all we need http://wordpress.org/extend/themes and a
> > corresponding API to call to.
> > /nudge nudge wink wink knowwhatImean
> > //A nod's as good as a wink to a blind bat
> > ///say no more
> > --
> > -Doug
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