Hey all, is there any list of Engine-based plugins out there already?
Any way to find new ones that might be useful? (This would make a great
Also, I’m currently finishing up my first Engine for public consumption
(a sIFR-based rich-font helper), is there a convention for naming
Engine-based plugins? Right now I have my plugin named SifrHelper,
would SifrEngine be more clear/consistent?
Personally, I’d prefer that people didn’t use the SomethingEngine
name as it is too strongly associated with the negative views
surrounding “engines”. See
for some of my thoughts behind this.
Regarding a list, I’m not sure what value it would provide, beyond
making it easier for nay-sayers to tell which plugins they ought to
declare as “being evil” Plugins can be useful whether or not they
take advantage of the engines plugin, and if they’re sufficiently
useful then you’ll hear about them through the grapevine anyway