[development] Extending Modules

Gabor Hojtsy gabor at hojtsy.hu
Fri Jul 7 15:23:27 UTC 2006

Several modules provide hooks as core does. These are easily extensible.


On Fri, 7 Jul 2006, Benjamin Maurice wrote:

> I very much expected to find "best practices" for extending modules, but I
> haven't.
> Does anyone have any pointers to resources or advice?
> It's great that Drupal itself is modular, but if I want to add a little
> something to a module that already does 90% of what I want, it seems there
> ought to be a standard way to do this without forking it.
> Wrapping a module I can imagine how to do, and overriding or adding
> functions as needed, but it seems there could be a way to do this without
> having to define every function and pass it through.  At least I hope to
> find recommendations on how to do this.
> Thanks for any help,
> Ben Melançon
> of
> Agaric Design
> http://agaricdesign.com/

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