Total Commander Proxy Plugin

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Total Commander Proxy Plugin

Postby manison » 24 May 2007, 19:44

With this plugin for Altap Salamander file manager you can use plugins originally designed for Total Commander.

Total Commander Proxy Plugin for Altap Salamander
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Installation
1. Make a new folder in the Salamander plugins folder named appropriately.
2. Extract Total Commander Proxy Plugin package in that folder.
3. Go to Altap Salamander > Plugins > Plugins Manager...
4. Click Add.
5. Navigate to the folder containing the plugin and select tcproxy.spl.
6. When asked for a Total Commander plugin, browse for a file system (wfx), packer (wcx) or lister (wlx) plugin or a ZIP archive containing one of mentioned plugin types.
7. You can Test at this point.
8. Repeat Steps 1-7 for each plugin.
9. Close the plugin manager.
10. If the plugin is a file system plugin (wfx), select a new plugin in the Alt+F1/F2 menu, corresponding files will appear in panel. If the plugin is a packer plugin (wcx), go to Altap Salamander > Options > Configuration > Archivers and verify that the new plugin's associations were successfully configured. If the plugin is a lister plugin (wlx), go to Altap Salamander > Options > Configuration > (Alternate) Viewers and verify that the new plugin's associations were successfully configured.

Terms of Use
This software is provided "as is", without any guarantee made as to its suitability or fitness for any particular use. It may contain bugs, so use of this tool is at your own risk. We take no responsibility for any damage that may unintentionally be caused through its use.

Reporting Problems
If you encounter problems, please visit http://www.manison.cz and download the latest version to see if the issue has been resolved.
If not, please send a bug report to: support@manison.cz

Download Total Commander File System Proxy Plugin from the project page.

Note: this post was updated to latest readme.txt from Total Commander Proxy Plugin.
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Postby Jan Rysavy » 24 May 2007, 20:24

It was FAST! Keep up the good work!

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Postby JohnFredC » 24 May 2007, 20:53

Wow I sure do want this to work! Thanks for your efforts!

I struggled somewhat with the installation instructions. Here is my revision.

1. Identify a TC wfx plugin to add to Salamander.
2. Make a new folder in the Salamander plugins folder named appropriately.
3. Put a copy of tcfs.spl in that folder
4. Put copy of the wfx file in that folder, too.
5. Go to Salamander>Plugins>Plugin Manager...
6. Click Add
7. Navigate to the wfx folder containing the plugin and select tcfs.spl
8. You can Test at this point.
9. Repeat Steps 1-8 for each plugin.
9. Close the plugin manager
10. Select a new plugin in the AltF1/F2 list, corresponding files will appear in panel.
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Postby ino » 25 May 2007, 01:14

Thanks manison for your plugin for .wfx plugins from TC. it works fine.

Question:
Plugins have icons which are displayed only when the plugin is selected/active. Those icons are not in displayed in the Change Drive Menu. There is nothing or check mark at selected plugin. It can be seen on screenshot posted by manison. Is it possible to be displayed those icons in the change drive menu?

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Postby Mike12345 » 25 May 2007, 09:06

Great work!!! :D :D :D

Thanks!!

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Postby manison » 25 May 2007, 10:16

Thank you all for the feedback.

ino wrote:Question:
Plugins have icons which are displayed only when the plugin is selected/active. Those icons are not in displayed in the Change Drive Menu. There is nothing or check mark at selected plugin. It can be seen on screenshot posted by manison. Is it possible to be displayed those icons in the change drive menu?

ino, it's a plugin responsibility to provide an icon for Alt-F1/F2 menu. It's not supported by the proxy plugin right now, since I want to implement more important features first. The icon will definitely appear in some subsequent version of the plugin.

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Postby ino » 25 May 2007, 13:23

manison wrote:ino, it's a plugin responsibility to provide an icon for Alt-F1/F2 menu. It's not supported by the proxy plugin right now, since I want to implement more important features first. The icon will definitely appear in some subsequent version of the plugin.


ok, I see. thank you for the answear.

Note: I have successfuly tested followed plugins on w2k: DevMan, eventNT, ProcFS

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Re: PREVIEW: Total Commander File System Proxy Plugin

Postby KNUT » 25 May 2007, 14:30

manison wrote:This is the very first version of the plugin that allows you to use Total Commander filesystem plugins with Altap Salamander. [...]
Great!!!! :-)

Now we've WebDav: http://ghisler.fileburst.com/fsplugins/webdav.zip 8)
(via ghisler.com)
Kind regards, KNUT
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Satisfied Servant Salamander User from Version 1.5 till now

k0nelupy

Postby k0nelupy » 25 May 2007, 15:49

Great

I test CanonCam http://ghisler.fileburst.com/fsplugins/canoncamplugin.zip

plugin connect camera. I can view list of files (but like folders - view picture)
unfortunately i can't view F3 and copy F5 :-(

I test next ComplexCD/DVD writer http://complexnt.com/ and
Salamander crash with bug.
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Postby manison » 25 May 2007, 18:36

ino wrote:Note: I have successfuly tested followed plugins on w2k: DevMan, eventNT, ProcFS

Thanks for the information.


KNUT wrote:Now we've WebDav

I'm afraid we have not yet. A lot of work have to be done. :D


k0nelupy wrote:unfortunately i can't view F3 and copy F5 :-(

Please be patient, I'll implement the features and fix the errors step by step.

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Postby Raptor » 01 Jun 2007, 07:25

When you are trying to install this plugin without any TC ones, you'll get error messages:

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Total Commander File System Proxy
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Initialization of the Total Commander plugin failed.
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and next

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Error
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Plugin (C:\Program Files\Salamander\plugins\tcfs\tcfs.spl) has not been loaded. Plugin is not valid Altap Salamander Plugin or some plugin internal error has occurred.
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I think that should be better to change second message to something like "No suitable plugin was found ... etc.".

But on the other side, great work. Keep it up ;-)

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Postby manison » 01 Jun 2007, 20:23

Raptor wrote:I think that should be better to change second message to something like "No suitable plugin was found ... etc.".

Raptor, There's no way to change the second message since it comes from Salamander itself when a plugin fails to initialize. I can change the first message, on the other hand it has no meaning to use Total Commander Proxy without any Total Commander plugin.

Raptor wrote:But on the other side, great work. Keep it up ;-)

Thanks ;-)

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Postby manison » 02 Jun 2007, 00:17

Updated test version available for download.

Major improvements since last version:
* improved icon handling in a panel
* improved the view (F3) function
+ copy/move (F5/F6) from a plugin to the local file system implemented
+ execute a file (enter/dbl click) function implemented
+ directory line hot-tracking
+ language dependent resources moved into the SLG language pack

Please test with care.

k0nelupy

Postby k0nelupy » 02 Jun 2007, 01:49

good work thanks

CanonCam with camera Powershot S2 IS is functionally.
Enter, F3 View, F5 Copy and F6 move from camera to PC.

Problems I think in TC plugin :
I can't Cancel operation
speed
I have no Alt+5 View :-(

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Postby manison » 02 Jun 2007, 17:33

k0nelupy wrote:good work thanks

CanonCam with camera Powershot S2 IS is functionally.
Enter, F3 View, F5 Copy and F6 move from camera to PC.

Thanks for the information.

k0nelupy wrote:Problems I think in TC plugin :
I can't Cancel operation

What operation? The progress window does not appear during the operation? Can't you use the Cancel button?

k0nelupy wrote:speed

How about speed comparison with Total Commander?

k0nelupy wrote:I have no Alt+5 View :-(

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