[messages] export module as XML

Joel Uckelman uckelman at nomic.net
Mon Jul 19 01:56:02 MST 2010


Thus spake fil512:
> I've got an issue where I need to find all the places that are listening
> for a particular keystroke.  There's no way that I can see to do that in
> the current interface.
> 
> Has anyone build a module -> XML exporter that exports the entire module
> as XML?  This would allow me to search the XML to find all the places
> that trigger on the keystroke so I can find them all.
> 
> Thanks!
> Ken
>

The buildfile you'll find in a module is technically XML. I say
*technically* becuase it isn't really human-readable. One of my long-term
goals is to switch us over to something which is human-readable, so that
these things can be more easily edited by hand when the need arises.

-- 
J.


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