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Subject: Re: plugins calling plugins
From: David McIntyre (plugh_at_mudbarn.com)
Date: 2003-07-29


They'd have to know about each other. Or possibly make an api for the page
swapping. Just like the old Microsoft himem.sys/emm386.exe.

On Mon, Jul 28, 2003 at 11:13:18PM -0700, scott wrote:
> --- David McIntyre <plugh_at_mudbarn.com> wrote:
> > Can we do a page swap? Image the memory space to a file on the hard drive, open
> > the new plugin, then when done, read the image back into memory?
>
> interesting idea, you might be on to something there. this could also be used for pausing a game,
> changing the song, and coming back. the problem would be, how do you tell the second plugin to
> load the first one when it's done?
>
> -scott
>
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