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Potential Plugins

Greenstone incorporates plugins for many different file formats, listed on the Plugins page. But we are always looking for more! If there is a specific plugin you would like us to write on a contractual basis then contact us. Also, we welcome contributions of code to enable us to extend Greenstone. The following is a list of plugins we would like.

Documents/Office formats:

  • AbiWord
  • Gnumeric Spreadsheet
  • Kword (all Koffice formats)
  • OpenOffice file formats:
    • Writer (.sxw)
    • Calc (.sxd)
    • Impress (.sxi)
    • Draw (.sxd)
  • StarOffice formats (.sdc, .sdw etc)
  • Wordperfect


  • MPEG
  • Quicktime (.mov)
  • AVI (Audio Video Interleave), Microsoft video


  • Windows Media Audio (.wma)
  • Windows audio (.wav)
  • Sun Audio (.au)
  • Audio Interchange File Format (.aiff)
  • MIDI (.mid)
  • MIDI karoke (.kar)
  • CD Audio (.cda)
  • Shorten (.shn)


  • Endnote


  • DjVu (.djvu)
  • Photoshop (.psd)
  • PaintShopPro (.psp)

Macintosh archives:

  • .hqx Mac archive
  • .sit
  • Self extracting Archive (.sea)


  • Scalable Graphics Format (.svg)
  • Synchronized Multimedia Integration Language SMIL (.smil)
  • Macromedia Flash (.fla)
  • Macromedia shockwave (.swf)
  • OpenGL
  • VRML/X3D
  • TrueType fonts (TTF)
old/potentialplugins.txt · Last modified: 2023/03/13 01:46 by