MS RFC 8: Pluggable External Feature Layer Providers

Daniel Morissette dmorissette at DMSOLUTIONS.CA
Thu Oct 27 09:56:32 EDT 2005

Sean Gillies wrote:
> 1. Right, I don't want to be restricted to a single plugin location.
> 2. We allow absolute paths to shapefiles, allowing the same for  plugins 
> eliminates yet another special case. Simplicity and  uniformity are better.


> Fine with me. I can see how a directory of plugins will be useful for  
> products like ms4w, but it would actually impede me. If we can have  
> each, that's great.

Sounds like we have a deal then.

I guess next step is for Jani to incorporate the changes/feedback from 
me, Sean and Frank and then I'll be ready to vote +1.

  Daniel Morissette               dmorissette at
  DM Solutions Group    

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