Author - Robert Popovic

I launched Magebase in April, 2010 and am its editor and contributor. My main topics of interest are Magento development, customization and how to get the most out of Magento with the least amount of headache.

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Reader Comments (6)

  1. Colin Mollenhour
    February 14, 2012 at 8:58 am /

    Not sure which the original intent of this feature was focused on, but disabling local modules also should give a boost to performance (I’ve not tested it) by reducing the number of paths in the PHP include paths by one. This reduces filesystem accesses every time Magento loads a class which is quite a bit. In theory, this should make a decent performance improvement.

  2. MagePsycho
    February 22, 2012 at 6:04 am /

    is there a way to disable community module with similar approach?
    just wondering.

  3. Magento extensions
    November 14, 2012 at 5:05 pm /

    Thank you, that did the trick! I’ve been looking for this tip

  4. Web Design
    November 29, 2012 at 8:51 am /

    Thanks for this, Im new to magento so this has helped me out

  5. Beauty Courses London
    November 29, 2012 at 8:54 am /

    Is it best to disable them or just remove the code completely


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