[Twisted-Python] Twisted 1.0.4 - Heavy search for `plugins.tml'
radix at twistedmatrix.com
Sun Apr 27 12:27:02 EDT 2003
On 2003.04.27 10:58, Francois Pinard wrote:
> Hi, people.
> I noticed yesterday how heavily Twisted tries to find `plugins.tml'. Being
> new to the game, and not knowing the motivations, a lot of things surely
> escape my comprehension, yet at first glance, it looks excessive to me
> trying many thousands of disk accesses merely to find a configuration file.
The thing is, it's not a configuration file :-) It's a plugins file. The point
is for applications to distribute one along with their packages, and just have
it put into their Python package directory, so there's no tricky registration
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