issue with db_module_dir parameter

Sam Hartman hartmans at MIT.EDU
Thu May 11 16:39:20 EDT 2006

>>>>> "Will" == Will Fiveash <William.Fiveash at> writes:

    Will> On Wed, May 10, 2006 at 08:26:21PM -0400, Ken Raeburn wrote:
    >> I think it would be reasonable to let the module name be a full
    >> path name.
    >> I don't see much point in separately specifying the directory
    >> name, if it's only used for one module that we're also giving a
    >> filename for.

    Will> Yeah, I can't see so many [dbmodules]/KDB plugins entries
    Will> that providing the absolute path to the dbname parameter is
    Will> burdensome.  This seems straightforward and less likely to
    Will> configured improperly as compared to having two parameters
    Will> to deal with.

Supporting a full pathname is fine.  Requiring it is definitely not
something we want to do.

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