In cases where new low-level functionality is needed, plugins can be used. Some plugins are included in the standard package, while others can be created independently.

The standard plugins are located in the plugins/ folder.

Current set of standard plugins

Plugin Description
crypto Function for calculating cyclic redundancy check (CRC)
ctrlc Reagent for SIGINT
fs Functions for work with file system
kdb Reagents with kdb+ IPC protocol
serde Functions for serialization and deserialization

To use a particular plugin, you need to load it.

o)load "serde"

To avoid problems, make sure that plugins are not downloaded multiple times.