g_io_modules_load_all_in_directory_with_scope (
  const gchar* dirname,
  GIOModuleScope* scope


Loads all the modules in the specified directory.

If don’t require all modules to be initialized (and thus registering all gtypes) then you can use g_io_modules_scan_all_in_directory() which allows delayed/lazy loading of modules.

Available since:2.30


dirname const gchar*

Pathname for a directory containing modules to load.

 The data is owned by the caller of the function.
 The value is a file system path, using the OS encoding.
scope GIOModuleScope

A scope to use when scanning the modules.

 The data is owned by the caller of the function.

Return value

Returns: A list of GIOModule*

A list of GIOModules loaded from the directory, All the modules are loaded into memory, if you want to unload them (enabling on-demand loading) you must call g_type_module_unuse() on all the modules. Free the list with g_list_free().

 The caller of the function takes ownership of the data, and is responsible for freeing it.