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Remove the C plugins mechanism #1867
Two years and a CVE later, it's unclear that this mechanism is used at all. Moreover, it complicates the runtime system and is not very general (only a few system functions are instrumented). There are other ways to intercept system calls that are more general and require no modification to the source code of the runtime system.
Following discussions with other core Caml developers, this PR proposes to just remove this plugin mechanism. Let the discussion begin!