FYI: 4.7 panel and plugins
Brian J. Tarricone
bjt23 at cornell.edu
Tue May 26 20:27:05 CEST 2009
Nick Schermer wrote:
> Internal plugins are a lot faster.
Do you have benchmarking results to verify this? Are they faster in
ways that actually matter (e.g., is response to user input noticeably
faster as internal plugins)?
> If a plugin is stable and does
> nothing that might lock the main thread for a long time (no http stuff
> for example), I prefer a plugin to be internal.
That's kinda hilarious. Show me a stable plugin, and I'm sure you can
find crash bugs if you look hard enough. Encouraging plugins to be
internal is a huge step backward for stability.
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