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In different systems it could be possible for a requested plugin to not exist anymore. This issue aggregates discussion and work around resolving problems around missing plugins.
(Description of the proposed solution, the rationale behind it, and workarounds for people who cannot use the patch.)
Current work around the API is ongoing. Sub issues are tuning the API. This issue may only result in documentation around best pracitices.