Plugin interface acts as a plugin to the Haplo Platform.
Note that this interface is slightly different to other interfaces in that you define some of the behaviours of this object by overriding functions.
The Plugin object is the means for your code to integrate into the Platform, and as such, has several different areas of responsibility. These have been broken down into separate pages for clarity.
The core platform interface provides the key
hook() function for receiving notifications of events, and high level interfaces for various integration points.
Data and databases
Your plugin object provides data storage facilities to store arbitrary data outside the main object store.
Your plugin’s lifecycle functions are called at various key moments.
To provide your plugin’s user interface, you use request handlers to respond to requests from the user.
During the process of handling a request, various request callbacks are called.
The plugin object provides HTML templates, and other response generation features.
The plugin object creates form descriptions and data sources.
The plugin object provides access to the platform internationalisation API.
The name of the plugin, as defined in the