[development] Module Builder Module 1.0

Ber Kessels ber at webschuur.com
Tue Feb 21 18:44:17 UTC 2006

Pity. I announced on all the MLs, several times that I was working on this.
Our code differs rather a lot, so I think we will have two in a few weeks :)
the use and methods of mine are shaped after RoR.



On Tue, February 21, 2006 14:26, Angie Byron wrote:
> At DrupalCon, a few of us had talked about how handy it would be to have a
> module that automatically generated "scaffolding" for modules, both to
> help new
> developers as well as to speed up the process of creating custom modules
> for
> Drupal veterans.
> As a result of a major bout of insomnia, I am pleased to announce that
> Module
> Builder Module 1.0 has been committed to CVS, and even pretty much works!
> ;) You
> can check it out at:
> http://cvs.drupal.org/viewcvs/drupal/contributions/modules/module_builder/
> WARNING: This module was a lot of 3am++ code and regular expressions,
> which as
> we all know is a deadly combination, so please be kind. ;)
> There's obviously a lot more that can be done with this than what's there
> now,
> but I figured I would post this anyway so people can see how it works so
> far.
> Jeff Robbins also created a wireframe (which I tried to use as inspiration
> to
> the extent that I could) of how he envisions this working in later
> revisions,
> which you can see in my sandbox here (warning: PDF):
> http://cvs.drupal.org/viewcvs/*checkout*/drupal/contributions/sandbox/webchick/module_builder/modulemaker.graffle.pdf?rev=1.1
> Anyway, enjoy!
> -Angie


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