About Developers

This page provides an index to contents suitable for developers.

How do I start out developing modules/extensions for ]po[ ? 

Check developers FAQ

Developer Documentation

Resources for Software Developers about the at-large structure and theory behind ]project-open[

  • Architecture - the ]project-open[ blueprints
  • Data Model Cookbook - guide to writing your own detailed reports to extract data from the ]project-open[ database
  • Data-Model - the object-oriented database structure of ]project-open[
  • Development Methodology - advice and a practical guide on how to go about making additions and extending ]project-open[ by yourself
  • Development Guide - ]project-open[ 101
  • [Package Code Example] - All of the source code for the "Expense" package with commentary and mark-up
  • OpenACS High-level Tutorial - An architectural explanation of OpenACS, the platform program on which ]project-open[ is built
  • [Extreme Programming] - Using XP practices to develop ]project-open[

Until we haven't finished restructuring the developer section, Google and the Full Text Search  of http://www.project-open.org are your best friends.

Commit Log

A Commit Log is available at  http://www.project-open.org/commitlog.txt

]po[ Developer Mailing List 

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Activity is quite low at this point, the SF forum is still the number one communication platform for community and ]po[ Core Team. 

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