[maemo-developers] [maemo-developers] Problem with Home plugin

From: Johan Bilien jobi at via.ecp.fr
Date: Thu Mar 8 10:31:16 EET 2007
On Thu, Mar 08, 2007, Markku Vire wrote:
> I wonder if the Home is already using GTypePlugin interface and dynamic 
> types to handle the types registered by the plugins. That would be the 
> right (tm) way to handle this in the scope of GObject... In the case of 
> register_static one can newer unload the modules.

Yes that's what we do in the new hildon-desktop code (see

Unfortunately it doesn't solve all the problems. Say plugin foo links
against gtkhtml, then the types for gtkhtml get registered statically,
then registered again when the applet is reloaded.

Johan Bilien
<jobi at via.ecp.fr>

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