[Project_owners] How to use install.js to write to all.js file?
Matthew A. McGuigan
mmcguigan at webnugget.com
Thu Dec 25 12:47:08 EST 2003
Ben Bucksch wrote:
> Matthew A. McGuigan wrote:
>> I'm new to extension writing. I need to write a string to the all.js
>> file and I can't seem to find the Mozilla facility to do this. The
>> XPI API lists writeString as a function
> You want to set prefs?
> If you want to add your own ones for your extensions, just create a
> new file and drop it into default/prefs/.
> If you want to change existing prefs in all.js, use nsIPrefBranch,
> but I'm not sure, if you can change the default prefs there. (You may
> not even have write access on the OS level.)
Thanks for the tip. I'll take a look at nsIPrefBranch.
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