The Plugins and Themes Addon is a customization for the MacOS application Local by Flywheel. This addon creates a tab in Local for each WordPress site that displays all installed plugins. There is also another tab for viewing installed themes. I developed this plugin by using the only tutorial on the web that explains how to develop addons for Local. After becoming familiar with Local's codebase, I expanded on the demo provided in the the tutorial. I added the ability to see both active and inactive plugins/themes. In addition, I updated the design of the addon so it mirrors the styles of the Local. The update availability, version, and status were added using Child Process and WP-CLI.
I'm currently working on adding the ability to active and deactivate plugins. Along with this I'll create a way to activate the theme for your site. Depending how this goes I may add functionality for uploading and delete themes/plugins. I could also
If you're interested in developing this plugin yourself, check out the documentation on GitHub for installation instructions.