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If you do this, then I would suggest making the plug-in
architecture itself pluggable. :-)
Note that many people have implemented plug-in type
structures where they store the code in a database table.
The same can be done with dbms as well. Abigail has the
amazing module described here which can be
used to pull down plugins from the network.
I see nothing wrong with being able to mix and match at
(Not that I would see a need for this. My needs are met by
existing solutions. I just think this would be kind of
neat to see.)