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Re: Google Desktop Plugin in Perl

by jbrugger (Parson)
on Jan 09, 2006 at 06:40 UTC ( #521859=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Google Desktop Plugin in Perl

Google doesn't provide anything for Perl-based plugins. I think you can write plugins in any language that support COM and XML (used by Google), but you'll have to get knowledge about the Google Desktop plugin architecture itself to that to write any plugin for the Google Desktop.

ps. Perhaps some ideas / help may be found here

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Re^2: Google Desktop Plugin in Perl
by jimbojones (Friar) on Jan 11, 2006 at 01:03 UTC
    Hi

    Unfortunately, the Remote Google Desktop won't be much use. It works by running a quick Perl script that connects to the GDS query API. But the Query API is simply a Google instance of a local webserver (http://127.0.0.1:4664)

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