Extension

Extension

Functions

Functions

versionCheck ()


versionCheck (required,
              current);

Check if a component is compatible for an extension. required is an array, and at least one version must match. current must be in the format <major>.<minor>.<point>.<micro> <micro> is always ignored <point> is ignored if not specified (so you can target the whole release) <minor> and <major> must match Each target version must be at least <major> and <minor>

Parameters

required

an array of versions we're compatible with

 

current

the version we have

 

versionLeq ()


versionLeq (string   a,
            string   b);

Parameters

a

the first version

 

b

the second version

 

Returns

whether a <= b


loadExtension ()


loadExtension (string           uuid,
               Extension.Type   type);

Parameters

uuid

uuid of xlet

 

type

type of xlet

 

unloadExtension ()


unloadExtension (string           uuid,
                 Extension.Type   type,
                 bool             deleteConfig);

Parameters

uuid

uuid of xlet

 

type

type of xlet

 

deleteConfig

delete also config files, defaults to true

 

reloadExtension ()


reloadExtension (string           uuid,
                 Extension.Type   type);

Reloads an xlet. Useful when the source has changed.

Parameters

uuid

uuid of xlet

 

type

type of xlet

 

findExtensionSubdirectory ()

Gio.File
findExtensionSubdirectory (Gio.File   dir);

For extensions that are shipped with multiple versions in different directories, look for the largest available version that is less than or equal to the current running version. If no such version is found, the original directory is returned.

Parameters

dir

directory to search in

 

Returns

directory object of the desired directory.