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Re: Pluggable IO modules


Hi Dick,

  No need to apologize, anyway I really appreciate the ping back...

I'm still thinking on the Tomasz suggestions, so, may be this night
I will do a 2nd round on the idea to include his design,
which seems more abstracted/general than my original draft.

   About the "options", sometimes the simplest approach is the best for a
and if later it's proof for a real need, some extra time can always be spent
on extending current implementation. I'm looking forward to try your github
plugin :)

Miguel Angel Ajo Pelayo
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skype: ajoajoajo

2013/9/18 Dick Hollenbeck <dick@xxxxxxxxxxx>

> On 09/16/2013 02:21 AM, Miguel Angel wrote:
> > I have drafted a blueprint, on how we could implement a pluggable IO
> modules.
> >
> > _https://blueprints.launchpad.net/kicad/+spec/pluggable-file-io_
> >
> > If you have a moment, please give it a read, and comment on this thread
> or edit over the
> > draft if you feel something is plain wrong.
> >
> > Dick, I really appreciate your comments & ideas, as you are the IO_MGR &
> PLUGIN classes
> > author (high % at least)
> I am trying, but very busy now, working on GITHUB plugin right now.
> (Then I have to finish the fp lib table dialog.  This sequence was because
> I wanted to
> know what was needed in the way of the 'options' column in the fp lib
> table.  But
> yesterday I found a way to cheat the system so that no options are needed
> for this plugin,
> so I may take the path of least resistance, which may be the best path in
> this case.
> Although that just kicks the can down the road of other plugins which do
> need options.)
> Don't know when I will get to reviewing it, but its on my to do list.
> Dick

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