[Qt-creator] Is there a way to load qtcreator plugins 'manually'?

Guido Seifert wargand at gmx.de
Thu Jun 20 20:30:40 CEST 2013


 
> Would it work to download the plugin to a different filename
> (versioned, perhaps) and then inform Creator to load THAT plugin on
> next startup? The new version could then remove the old one after
> confirming success.

That is exactly what I try to do atm. Sort of. Versioning in filename. Deleting pluginspec of the old plugin. Then it shouldn't be loaded on restart and I can delete the old dll.
Still not a perfect solution. Would be nicer to be able to load and unload plugins. Though
I guess due to possible dependencies this could me much harder work than such a rare use case is worth it.

Guido



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