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How to develop 1.7 extension for Joomla 1.7. Presented by Rafael Corral of corePHP.

How to develop 1.7 extension for Joomla 1.7. Presented by Rafael Corral of corePHP.

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  • Joomla 1.7 development
    Rafael Corral, Lead Developer 'corePHP'
  • Hi!
    Lead Developer @ 'corePHP’
    Been developing extensions since Joomla 1.0
    Creator of WordPress for Joomla
    Creator of Jphoto
    Creator of jomCDN
  • Discovery
    Who is a developer?
    Hopefully everyone here…
    Who has developed for 1.5?
    Who has developed for 1.7?
  • 1.5
    MVC
    API
    The Joomla API and the CMS where one
  • 1.7…yeap, not worth talking about 1.6
    MVC is expanded
    Overhauled ACL
    Abstracting database
    New centralized categories API
    Big focus on developers
    Consistency in the code
    CMS and Framework are two separate things
  • 1.5 to 1.7 major differences
    JParameter deprecated, use JForm
    JError deprecated, use JLog or throw an exception
    Language file formatting and .sys files
    ACL
    Event name changes
    Database structure changes
    http://docs.joomla.org/Adapting_a_Joomla_1.5_extension_to_Joomla_1.6
  • Best way to learn
    Hands on :-)
    http://docs.joomla.org/Developing_a_Model-View-Controller_%28MVC%29_Component_for_Joomla!1.6
    https://github.com/rcorral/joomla-latest-component-example
  • Tips
    Plan major releases of your extensions with Joomla’s development cycle
    Use the HelloWorld component example
    Keep up on platform changes
    https://github.com/joomla/joomla-platform
    Read the API and go through the code!
    http://api.joomla.org/li_Joomla-Platform.html
  • Thank you!
    Questions?
    Twitter: @rcorral
    Email: rafael@corephp.com
    GitHub: rcorral
    Slideshare: rxcorral
  • References
    http://docs.joomla.org/Developer
    http://docs.joomla.org/Adapting_a_Joomla_1.5_extension_to_Joomla_1.6
    http://developer.joomla.org/getting-started.html
    http://docs.joomla.org/1.7.0_List_of_API_Changes
    http://api.joomla.org/li_Joomla-Platform.html
    Understand ACL http://www.slideshare.net/jen4web/joomla-1617-access-control-lists-acl
    http://docs.joomla.org/ACL_Tutorial_for_Joomla_1.7