[Mono-list] Feature Request: Dynamic Loading and Preloading
Miguel de Icaza
04 Jan 2002 14:29:03 -0500
> * Does CLR allow something like classpath ?
> From what I gathered from the docs is that CLR allows a config
> file for each executable which can be used to specify how to load
> the assemblies. But assemblies are a collection of classes. What
> if I want to provide a different implementation for a single class
> in the assembly.
I do not know about this.
> * Will mono support LD_PRELOAD ;-)
> As we all know LD_PRELOAD is a very powerful feature of unices.
> I wish to retain this feature in mono CLR.
It is an interesting idea. We might consider this feature in the
future, for now, lets get a full system implemented ;-)
> * Can we ask the runtime to locate and use the next assembly/whatever
> instead of the one it has already found.
This should be configurable or you can use Assembly.LoadFrom.