Deployer Extensions with Eclipse - Step 4: Preparing the code structure

In order to write your extension you need to create your project code structure, where you will add your classes containing the code to execute your extension. In this step you will learn how to add a package to the project and create a class that extends from the Module deployer class.

Tutorial Steps

Create a Java package and a Class in it

  1. Create a Java Package

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  2. Create a Java Class (Extending the deployer "Module" class)

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  3. Your class must Extend from com.tridion.deployer.Module

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  4. You are ready to write your extension code.

Next Step: Implementing your Custom Module Class

Move on to the next step of this tutorial: Implementing your Custom Module Class

About the Author
Jaime Santos Alcon
Technical Consultant

Originally from Madrid, Jaime is working from SDL Tridion's office in New York, US. He started as a Java developer and moved into the Web Content Management space. Has been working with Tridion's CMS for the past 6 years.

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