bugGNUstep - Bugs: bug #22124, ProjectCenter doesn't support...


You are not allowed to post comments on this tracker with your current authentication level.

bug #22124: ProjectCenter doesn't support extra entries in Plist

Submitted by:  Riccardo Mottola <rmottola>
Submitted on:  Sat 26 Jan 2008 09:45:45 AM UTC  
Category:  Application Severity:  4 - Important
Item Group:  None Status:  None
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Open/Closed:  Open

Mon 25 Feb 2008 09:11:27 AM UTC, comment #3:

Was the explanation clear enough? Any updates?

Riccardo Mottola <rmottola>
Project Member
Wed 06 Feb 2008 10:28:19 PM UTC, comment #2:

the result needs to go into the application plist. Please check the ExampleService plist in the examples for an idea.

I attach a grab of PB. It shows the extended editor, in the upper part we see siblings added through the GUI, like ProjectCenter, in the second part the NSService was manually added by using the simple editor.

More generally I think it shall be possible to add "extra" plist entries for which the user-friendly panels don't give provision.

(file #14981)

Riccardo Mottola <rmottola>
Project Member
Tue 29 Jan 2008 10:24:15 PM UTC, comment #1:

Hi, Riccardo.

What plist are you talking about? Is it Info-gnustep.plist? Is it PC.project?

P.S.: I don't have Mac and Mac OS X.

Sergii Stoian <stoyan>
Project Member
Sat 26 Jan 2008 09:45:45 AM UTC, original submission:

ProjectBuilder allows graphical editing of the plist dictionary, allowing to add entries which are not readily set by its interface.

Specifically, I have the need to add NSSerivces dictionaries.

The Problem is further aggravated by the fact that if one modifies the plist entries by hand, PC will overwrite the file, making it unpratical.

Maybe a quick and dirty solution would be to have a text area were to paste a snippet of the plist, but of course an editor like on Mac is better.

THe PB editor has an NSOutline editor where the plist tree can be inspected and each line has a key and value field with a pop up specifying the type (string, dictionary, array,, etc)

Riccardo Mottola <rmottola>
Project Member


Attached Files
file #14981:  plist_editor.tiff added by rmottola (126KiB - image/tiff - screenshot of project builder)


Depends on the following items: None found

Items that depend on this one: None found


Carbon-Copy List
  • -email is unavailable- added by stoyan (Posted a comment)
  • -email is unavailable- added by rmottola (Submitted the item)

    Do you think this task is very important?
    If so, you can add your encouragement to it.
    This task has 0 encouragements so far.

    Only logged-in users can vote.




    Follows 1 latest change.

    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2008-02-06 rmottola Attached File- => Added plist_editor.tiff, #14981

    Back to the top

    Powered by Savane 3.3