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Re: (newbie) Recompile necessary?

From: Irene Vatton <Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Wed, 14 Aug 2002 09:18:03 +0200
To: George Herson <gherson@snet.net>
Cc: www-amaya@w3.org, Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr
Message-Id: <20020814071803.7FC9CC@maiaina.inrialpes.fr>


Unfortunately you cannot add functionalities without recompiling the code.

> hi,
> I'm happily using the Amaya 6.1 rpm.  I haven't gotten into Amaya's guts before 
> and would prefer not to try now so I want to make sure it's necessary to 
> recompile Amaya if I want to add some functionality to its Save command.
> http://www.w3.org/Amaya/User/AmayaArchi.html#L472 talks about how to "Modify 
> existing commands" but it refers to files I don't have, such as EDITOR.A and 
> HTML.A (because I'm using the rpm version i assume).
> The Save functionality I want to add is to have Amaya save files that have a 
> special extension (.litprog) in two versions, one as is and the other as plain 
> text source code. This is to enable literate programming: The plain text source 
> code file will be created by running at Save time a small, to-be-written program 
> that can recognize the code chunks in the html document and use the output order 
> I have defined for them.
> tips?
> thanks,
> George
Received on Wednesday, 14 August 2002 03:18:09 UTC

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