[vlc-devel] [PATCH] modules: do not recurse into plugin directories

Felix Paul Kühne fkuehne at videolan.org
Mon Oct 31 15:37:32 CET 2016

> On 27 Oct 2016, at 21:14, Rémi Denis-Courmont <remi at remlab.net> wrote:
> Le torstaina 27. lokakuuta 2016, 12.05.30 EEST Jean-Baptiste Kempf a écrit :
>> Hello,
>> On Thu, 27 Oct 2016, at 12:00, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote:
>>> This speeds up LibVLC initialization significantly.
>>> (On my primary system, a reduction of about 60% in run time.)
>> What does it mean for us? That all the plugins should be in a single
>> folder?
> No, you can have as many base directories as you want, with as many 
> subdirectories as you want, as before.
> But it means that plugins not in the cache won´t be loaded.

In other words, I need to force-update my cache after adding a plugin?



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