Question About How Renoise Deals With Duplicate Tools?

In my Tools directory, I have


The dirs under MyTools are symlinks used by the “Export Tool Tool.”

My question:

Is Renoise loading these twice? Or, does it have an intelligent way to handle this?


Renoise will silently ignore duplicate tools, looking at the tool’s manifest id only to decide if a tool already was loaded.

The Renoise log also dumps out more info about this: what is loaded when, and which tool got ignored - if any…