[development] module_exist() / module_exists()

Greg Knaddison - GVS Greg at GrowingVentureSolutions.com
Thu Aug 31 20:28:46 UTC 2006

On 8/31/06, Konstantin Käfer <kkaefer at gmail.com> wrote:
> Well, the bad thing about wrapper functions is that people won't
> change them if it is not necessary. If we take the wrapper function
> out after the next release, we will face the same problem.

I don't have a strong feeling one way or another, but it's common for
a deprecated wrapper to log the fact that it is deprecated to motivate
people to fix the problems.

A module_exist() that does a watchdog and then proceeds would be a
little slower and annoying, so it would motivate people.


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