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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-16438

centralise information about plugins to avoid duplication

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Minor
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 2.0
    • Fix Version/s: 2.0
    • Component/s: General
    • Labels:
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    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_20_STABLE
    • Fixed Branches:
      MOODLE_20_STABLE

      Description

      From a conversation in jabber and following on from MDL-16392

      It would be good to have an array somewhere containing all information about plugins, where their db directories are etc. At the moment get_db_directories seems to contain most of this information but there are other places in moodle that duplicate this (the example was events_load_def).

      If we could maintain one array containing this information and then a few helper functions around it we could potentially:

      a) remove a lot of duplication
      b) make it easier to add new plugin 'types' later without having to add db location information in muliple places

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                  Fix Release Date:
                  24/Nov/10