Entries by Timm

Create a backend module – 3. Code the module

Date: June 16, 2010 Oxid version: 4.3.1 Having set up the module framework in the first two parts of this tutorial, we will now dive into the actual coding. This part will guide you in the implementation of your module and give some pointers on best practices and pitfalls to avoid. The examples presented here […]

Create a backend module – 2. Survive updates

Date: June 10, 2010 Oxid version: 4.3.1 In the first part of this tutorial, you learned how to start coding a new backend module with a minimum of fuss. In this part I’ll show you how to place your files in the Oxid eShop folders so that a system update won’t overwrite what you’ve done. […]

Create a backend module – 1. Getting started

Date: June 8, 2010 Oxid version: 4.3.1 Modifying the Oxid backend is not an easy task. I will help you get started by copying an already existing module. Taking the systeminfomodule for our starting point, we will create a minimal framework for a new module. The systeminfo module is located in the admin section of […]