[wp-hackers] many plugins and performance

scribu scribu at gmail.com
Mon Feb 1 11:24:26 UTC 2010

WordPress stores the active plugin list in an option in the database. On
each page load, it just loads each file in that list.

After that, each plugin is responsible for loading any other files it might

On Mon, Feb 1, 2010 at 1:06 PM, Konrad Karpieszuk <kkarpieszuk at gmail.com>wrote:

> yes, but i rather ask when this file is included? i ask if it happens
> avery time when page is loaded. for example if it is how i describe:
> when someone load page, wordpress skan folder with plugins, checks
> which are activated, which aren't, then include file fro those which
> are active, then on every 'hook' check if in those file are some
> actions... it doesn't sound efficient


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