[Moin-user] Question about ‘plugin_dir’ from HelpOnConfiguration

Frank Lin PIAT fpiat at klabs.be
Wed May 27 16:47:17 EDT 2009

On Tue, 2009-05-26 at 15:46 -0500, Rick Vanderveer wrote:
> The plugin_dir variable piques my interest.  How is this used exactly?

> Is it primarily for my collection of third-party macros?


> Or do I need to move all macros (including moinmoin's built-in ones) into this?


> I assume this is to keep the built-in ones cleanly separated from
> third party ones.

Yes, it also allows to have different macro in different wikis.

> Also, once I define this in my farmconfig.py file, is it safe to
> delete the empty plugin dirs from all the other farmed wiki's?

I did some successful test, sharing the plugin_dir. make sure all wikis
runs as the same user. (And make sure you don't delete the shared plugin


A Happy moinmoin user

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