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Month: February 2012

Re: [trinity-devel] TDE kwrite improvement (add the sort from kate->tools->sort)

From: "David C. Rankin" <drankinatty@...>
Date: Wed, 29 Feb 2012 07:56:33 -0600
On 02/29/2012 01:24 AM, Darrell Anderson wrote:
>> Does KWrite support Kate plugins? A quick check shows yes.
>> Perhaps solving your request is as simple as enabling the
>> plugin in KWrite.
> Apparently there are two types of plugins:
> * katepart plugins
> * kate plugins
> The plugins available to kwrite are katepart plugins. The textfilter plugin, which allows sorting, is a kate plugin and not a katepart plugin.
> But you must be using a different plugin because even after I figured out how to get the textfilter plugin enabled, I still don't have a Sort item in the menu. I have to select the text I want to sort, select Filter Text from the Tools menu, a dialog appears, I have to type "sort" and then the text sorts.
> Would you look at your plugin list to see whether you can discern which plugins adds the menu item?
> By the way, I don't know whether the sort plugin you are using is a katepart or kate plugin.
> Darrell

  You are correct Sir! There are two types of plugins. And... I always wondered
what the difference between ~/.kde/share/apps/kate and
~/.kde/share/apps/katepart was :)

  These look like kate plugins:

  These look like katepart plugins:

David C. Rankin, J.D.,P.E.