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Re: [Subclipse-dev] RE: Subclipse -- Icons and Menus

From: Mark Phippard <markp_at_softlanding.com>
Date: 2006-05-26 15:20:58 CEST

Eugene Kuleshov <eu@md.pp.ru> wrote on 05/25/2006 03:58:19 PM:

> >> BTW, I've suggested that before, but why don't add a preference
> >> allow users to choose what sets of icons they prefer - Eclipse CVS
> >> or Tortoise alike.
> >
> > I would love to do this. I even spent a day or two looking into it. I

> > cannot find any evidence that the icons on a menu can be dynamically
> Probably it should be possible to do something like that using plugin

> fragments and somehow activate specific fragment...

It doesn't seem possible to deliver the icons in the fragment, at least I
cannot seem to get that to work. In theory, all of the icons could be
shipped in the main plugin, and the fragment could contain a new
plugin.xml that changed the icon path. I think the user experience for
installing this would be terrible and it would be error prone to maintain.

Ideally, there would just be some way to do it all programmatically, but
if there is I have not seen it.


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