Pros and cons for Imageplugin and FileImporter
In nuxeo exists at least two methods to treat “known” type files. One of them is by using Imageplugin and ImageMagick, The next is by creating proper FileImporter.
What are pros and cons of these solutions ?
All the best
ImagePlugin is a specific FileImporter, there are many more. You can take a look at the existing one using Nuxeo Explorer
You'll find more information on this blog post http://dev.blogs.nuxeo.com/2012/05/monday-dev-heaven-fileimporter-plugin.html