Actions

J2.5

Developing a MVC Component/Introduction

From Joomla! Documentation

< J2.5:Developing a MVC Component
Revision as of 08:38, 23 May 2010 by Hazzar (Talk | contribs)

Documentation all together tranparent small.png
Under Construction

This article or section is in the process of an expansion or major restructuring. You are welcome to assist in its construction by editing it as well. If this article or section has not been edited in several days, please remove this template.
This article was last edited by Hazzar (talk| contribs) 3 years ago. (Purge)


Attention

Do not try to learn from these Tutorials. Most of the code does not work because Joomla 1.6 has changed. For example the class JQuery now is called JDatabaseQuery.

Instead you can still use the Tutorial for Version 1.5. It works fine in 1.6 too.

Template:Future

Requirements

You need Joomla! 1.6 or greater for this tutorial.

Introduction

Joomla! 1.6 is constructed using three different applications:

  • installation (used for installing Joomla)
  • administrator (used for managing content)
  • public (used for displaying content)

The installation application is used once. The administrator and public are used through the concept of components. Each component has two entry points:

  • one is located in the components directory (it is used for displaying content)
  • one is located in the administrator/components directory (it is used for managing content)

Both are called com_componentname/componentname.php (the com_ prefix is a historical trace)

Developing the component


Contributors