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

Oliver Endriss o.endriss at gmx.de
Sun Apr 23 13:59:38 CEST 2006

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.


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