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Empty TWiki Plugin

This is an empty plugin you can use as a template to build your own TWikiPlugins. This plugin does nothing, but is ready to be used.

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 To create your own plugin:

  • Copy file TWiki/Plugins/EmptyPlugin.pm to <name>Plugin.pm and customize the plugin.
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  • Copy this topic to <name>Plugin and customize it.
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  • Create a <name>Plugin topic in the TWiki web. Do so by visiting http://TWiki.org/cgi-bin/view/Plugins/ and starting a new topic to get the default plugin topic text (don't save the topic). Customize your plugin topic to your needs.
 

Syntax Rules

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EmptyPlugin Preferences

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EmptyPlugin Settings

 
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Plugin preferences are stored as preferences variables. To reference a plugin preference write %<plugin name>_<preference name>%, i.e. %EMPTYPLUGIN_SHORTDESCRIPTION%
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Plugin settings are stored as preferences variables. To reference a plugin setting write %<plugin>_<setting>%, i.e. %EMPTYPLUGIN_SHORTDESCRIPTION%
 
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    • Set SHORTDESCRIPTION = This plugin does nothing, but can be used as a template for your own plugins.
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  • Your own preferences, i.e.:
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  • Your own setting, i.e.:
    • Set EXAMPLE = got it!

  • Debug plugin: (See output in data/debug.txt)
    • Set DEBUG = 0
 

Plugin Installation Instructions

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Plugin Info

Plugin Author: AndreaSterbini, PeterThoeny
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Plugin Version: 08 Jul 2001
Change History: 08 Jul 2001: Changed to plug&play
27 Feb 2001: Initial version
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Plugin Version: 14 Jul 2001
Change History: 14 Jul 2001: Changed to plug&play
27 Feb 2001: Initial version
 
CPAN Dependencies: none
Other Dependencies: none
Perl Version: 5.0
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 Related Topics: TWikiPreferences, TWikiPlugins, DefaultPlugin

-- AndreaSterbini - 27 Feb 2001

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