[wp-hackers] 2.next - plugin options
steagl at people.it
Wed Mar 8 15:01:35 GMT 2006
Il Wed, 08 Mar 2006 09:24:00 -0500, Owen Winkler
<ringmaster at midnightcircus.com> scrive:
>I've taken to doing really crazy things to get around this, like adding
>an extra link to the plugins page under the "Deactivate" link that says
>"Configure". When you click this link, the plugin displays a
>configuration form. (My plugins use Ajax to display the form in-place,
>but it will fallback to using a regular panel like I describe below.)
>As a result, plugins with simple configurations could all display them
>directly on the plugins page without needlessly cluttering any submenus.
> Plugins with existing configuration panels can also link to them
>directly from the Plugins list page, also eliminating the issue of
>having to hunt for an obscure or poorly located plugin options page.
>Identical functionality to the described hook already exists in Matt
+1 to this idea simple, nice and elegant and backward compatibility.
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