[haiku-development] Re: Are fs add-ons cached?

Bruno Albuquerque <bga@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I have been playing with the cdda fs add-on and I noticed something 
> that 
> looks weird. Here is what I do:
> 
> 1 - Mount an audio CD.
> 2 - Unmount it.
> 3 - Recompile and reinstall the fs add on with some debug dprintf's.
> 4 - Mount an audio CD.
> 5 - Expected debug is not printed to syslog.
> 6 - Reboot.
> 7 - Mount an audio CD.
> 8 - Debug is printed to syslog.
> 
> So it seems that even when the add-on is not effectively in use 
> anymore 
> (no audio CDs mounted), it is not really being unloaded as it seems 
> the 
> same version is used even after the add-on being update. Does that 
> make 
> any sense at all? Is it intentional?

I would just assume there is a bug somewhere :-)
Maybe someone keeps a reference to that add-on for whatever reason.

Bye,
   Axel.


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