[Moin-user] Question about 'plugin_dir' from HelpOnConfiguration

R.Bauer rb.proj at gmail.com
Thu May 28 04:39:11 EDT 2009

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

plugin_dirs = ['/some/where/extensions/data/plugin']
e.g. for arnica http://moinmo.in/ReimarBauer/HelpOnArnica

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



>> Or do I need to move all macros (including moinmoin's built-in ones) into this?
> No
>> 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
> dir;)
> Franklin
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