[vdr] [patch] Load plugins based on VDRVERSION and APIVERSION alternatively

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Sun Apr 23 14:46:24 CEST 2006


Oliver Endriss wrote:
> Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> 
>>Udo Richter wrote:
>>
>>>Udo Richter wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>>>We'll see how much chaos will arise when VDRVERSION and APIVERSION 
>>>>differ the first time. Hopefully, most plugins will soon be updated.
>>>
>>>
>>>The attached patch issues a warning on all plugins that seem to use the 
>>>old libvdr-$(PLUGIN).so.$(VDRVERSION) naming scheme. This gives a hint 
>>>about plugins that did compile, but will not be installed or loaded.
>>
>>Ok, but I'll go even one step further and not compile them at all.
> 
> 
> Very bad idea!
> You cannot assume that 100+ plugins will be converted immediately.

They won't be loaded, anyway. So what's the point in
compiling them?

Klaus



More information about the vdr mailing list