[OSM-dev] JOSM Plugin-Manager was: JOSM "simplify way" option

Martijn van Oosterhout kleptog at gmail.com
Mon May 21 20:38:14 BST 2007


On 5/21/07, Frederik Ramm <frederik at remote.org> wrote:
> > are you adding all those new cool features as part of JOSM or as
> > plugins? I'd prefered them as plugins, but I see the problem of
> > distributing a large number of plugins.
>
> The simplify way function is a builtin in the preview I have put on
> my server but I think (in contrast to the "forget" function or split
> way/join way) it is rather a "specalist" function that would deserve
> to be put in a plugin. OTOH I hesitate to create loads and loads of
> plugins, and in the end you'll need 20 of them to be able to work at
> all.

That's why when I made a number of useful functions I put them into
one plugin UtilsPlugin. A plugin per feature is overkill, but if you
put them all into one plugin with a config screen to enable/disable
each subplugin, then you don't have problem of too many plugins...

Het a nice day,
-- 
Martijn van Oosterhout <kleptog at gmail.com> http://svana.org/kleptog/




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