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TWiki Contribs

Reusable code that may be used over several plugins and add-ons.

Overview

TWiki contribs extend the functionality of TWiki, typically used by plugins and add-ons. They may also provide alternative implementations for sections of the TWiki core e.g. user management, or when an extension just can't be implemented as a plugin because it requires very close access to TWiki internals.

Relevant links on TWiki.org:

  • TWiki:Plugins.ContribPackage - list of all contributed contrib packages
  • TWiki:Plugins.ContribDevelopment - discussion and feedback on contributed packages
  • TWiki:Plugins.ContribBrainstorming - open forum for new contrib ideas
  • TWiki:Plugins.ContribPackageHowTo - instructions and template to create a new contrib package

See other types of extensions: TWikiAddOns, TWikiPlugins, TWikiSkins

TWiki Contribs Installed on this TWiki

  • BehaviourContrib: Behaviour Javascript event library to create javascript based interactions that degrade well when javascript is not available - version %$VERSION%
    Author: TWiki:Main.ArthurClemens - last modified: r1 - 2007-07-08 - 16:54 - TWikiContributor
  • TWikiUserMappingContrib: Traditional TWikiTopic based mapping and user management - version 4.2.1
    Author: - last modified: r1 - 2014-12-09 - 01:32 - TWikiGuest
  • TwistyContrib: Twisty section javascript library to open/close content dynamically - version 20 Jun 2007 (version 1.4.1)
    Author: JavaScript written by TWiki:Main.ArthurClemens; Contrib packaged by TWiki:Main.RafaelAlvarez; original JavaScript written by TWiki:Main.SamHasler. - last modified: r1 - 2006-02-22 - 08:42 - TWikiContributor
Number of topics: 3

Installing Contribs

  • Download an add-on from TWiki:Plugins.ContribPackage.
  • Follow the installation instructions in the contrib topic.

Creating new Contribs

  • Visit TWiki:Plugins.ContribPackageHowTo and follow the instructions.

Related Topics: DeveloperDocumentationCategory, AdminDocumentationCategory, TWiki:TWiki.TWikiPluginsSupplement

-- Contributors: TWiki:Main.PeterThoeny

Topic revision: r2 - 2007-01-06 - 09:51:11 - TWikiContributor
 
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