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Method name Description
__construct Constructor
loadLanguage Loads the plugin language file


jimport( 'joomla.plugin.plugin' );

JPlugin is an abstract class. JPlugin Inherits JEvent.

Located in /libraries/joomla/plugin/plugin.php

It's mainly used for loading language file.

Public Member Functions: __construct (&$subject, $config=array())

   loadLanguage ($extension= , $basePath=JPATH_ADMINISTRATOR)

Data Fields: $params = null Protected Attributes

   $_name = null
        $_type = null

Constructor & Destructor Documentation:

__construct ( &$ subject, $ config = array() ) Constructor

Parameters: object $subject The object to observe array $config An optional associative array of configuration settings. Recognized key values include 'name', 'group', 'params', 'language' (this list is not meant to be comprehensive).

Member Function Documentation

loadLanguage ( $ extension = , $ basePath = JPATH_ADMINISTRATOR ) Loads the plugin language file


Parameters: string $extension The extension for which a language file should be loaded string $basePath The basepath to use Returns: boolean True, if the file has successfully loaded.


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