Class Plugin

Documentation of includes/core/plugin.class.php

Structure for all plugins, extend this class to build your own one.

Methods

setVersion

Stores the version of the Plugin. Please use this structure:

2.3.5
│ │ └───────── Maintenance
│ └─────────── Minor
└───────────── Major

Description

void = setVersion ( string $version )

Parameters

  • $version

    A string that contains the current version of the Plugin.

Example

$this->setVersion('1.0.4');

getVersion

Returns the version of the Plugin.

Description

string = getVersion ( void )

Example

$version = $this->getVersion();

Return Values

1.0.4

setBuild

Stores the build of the Plugin. Please use this structure:

2017-04-30 10:53:31

Description

void = setBuild ( string $build )

Parameters

  • $version

    A string that contains the current build of the Plugin.

Example

$this->setBuild('2017-04-22 14:54:18');

getBuild

Returns the build of the Plugin.

Description

string = getBuild ( void )

Example

$build = $this->getBuild();

Return Values

2017-04-22 14:54:18

setCopyright

Stores the copyright of the Plugin.

Description

void = setCopyright ( string $copyright )

Parameters

  • $version

    A string that contains the copyright of the Plugin.

Example

$this->setCopyright('2014 - 2017 by undef.de');

getCopyright

Returns the copyright of the Plugin.

Description

string = getCopyright ( void )

Example

$copyright = $this->getCopyright();

Return Values

2014 - 2017 by undef.de

setFilename

Stores the filename the Plugin.

Description

void = setFilename ( string $filename )

This method is primarily used by UASECO while loading the plugin to store the filename, you do not have to uses this.

Parameters

  • $filename

    A string that contains the current filename of the Plugin.

Example

$this->setFilename('plugin.example.php');

getFilename

Returns the filename of the Plugin.

Description

string = getFilename ( void )

Example

$filename = $this->getFilename();               // Inside current Plugin
$filename = $aseco->plugins['PluginExample']->getFilename();    // From a foreign Plugin

Return Values

plugin.example.php

setAuthor

Stores the authorname the Plugin.

Description

void = setAuthor ( string $author )

Parameters

  • $author

    A string that contains the name.

Example

$this->setAuthor('undef.de');

getAuthor

Returns the authorname of the Plugin.

Description

string = getAuthor ( void )

Example

$author = $this->getAuthor();                   // Inside current Plugin
$author = $aseco->plugins['PluginExample']->getAuthor();    // From a foreign Plugin

Return Values

undef.de

setCoAuthors

Stores the co-authornames the Plugin.

Description

void = setCoAuthors ( array $author )

Parameters

  • $authors

    An array that contains the name.

Example

$this->setCoAuthors(array('askuri','Bueddl'));

getCoAuthors

Returns the co-authornames of the Plugin.

Description

array = getCoAuthors ( void )

Example

$authors = $this->getCoAuthors();

Return Values

askuri
Bueddl

setContributors

Stores the contributors the Plugin.

Description

void = setContributors ( array $author )

Parameters

  • $author

    An array that contains the name.

Example

$this->setContributors(array('reaby','leigham'));

getContributors

Returns the contributors of the Plugin.

Description

array = getContributors ( void )

Example

$contributors = $this->getContributors();

Return Values

reaby
leigham

setDescription

Stores the description the Plugin.

Description

void = setDescription ( string $description )

Parameters

  • $description

    A string that contains the description from the Plugin.

Example

$this->setDescription('Short description what the Plugin does...');

getDescription

Returns the description of the Plugin.

Description

string = getDescription ( void )

Example

$description = $this->getDescription();                 // Inside current Plugin
$description = $aseco->plugins['PluginExample']->getDescription();  // From a foreign Plugin

Return Values

Short description what the Plugin does...

getClassname

Returns the classname of the Plugin.

Description

Class Plugin object = getClassname ( void )

Example

$class = $this->getClassname();                 // Inside current Plugin
$class = $aseco->plugins['PluginExample']->getClassname();  // From a foreign Plugin

Return Values

Class Plugin object

addDependence

Add dependecies of the Plugin.

Description

void = addDependence ( string $plugin, [ Class Dependece object $permissions, string $min_version, string $max_version ] )

Parameters

  • $plugin

    A string of a classname from the Plugin to add a dependence on.

  • $plugin

    If passed, set the given permissions of the foreign Plugin. Default value is Dependence::REQUIRED

  • $min_version

    If passed, set the given min. required version of the foreign Plugin. Default value is null

  • $max_version

    If passed, set the given max. required version of the foreign Plugin. Default value is null

Example

$this->addDependence('PluginLocalRecords', Dependence::REQUIRED, '1.0.0', null);

getDependencies

Returns a Class Dependence object from the Plugin.

Description

Class Dependence object = getDependencies ( void )

Example

$dependence = $this->getDependencies();                 // Inside current Plugin
$dependence = $aseco->plugins['PluginExample']->getDependencies();  // From a foreign Plugin

Return Values

Class Dependence object

registerEvent

Register a callback function to a event.

Description

void = registerEvent ( string $event, string $callback_function )

Parameters

  • $event

    A string of an event to be called back and interact on.

  • $callback_function

    The callback function which should be called when the event is send.

Example

$this->registerEvent('onPlayerConnect', 'onPlayerConnect');

getEvents

Returns a array with all events which the Plugin has registered.

Description

array = getEvents ( void )

This method is primarily used by UASECO while loading the plugin to get all the events the Plugin has registered.


registerChatCommand

Register a callback function to the chat commands list.

Description

void = registerChatCommand ( string $chat_command, string $callback_function, string $help, [ Class Player constant $rights, array $params ] )

Parameters

  • $chat_command

    A chat command to interact on.

  • $callback_function

    The callback function which should be called when a Player calls the chat command.

  • $help

    A description of the chat command

  • $rights

    If passed, set the Class Player constant who is allowed to call this chat command. Default value is Player::PLAYERS

  • $params

    A array of parameter for the chat command and the related help description.

Example

$params = array(
    'help'  => 'Shows all available /example command parameter',    // e.g. "/example help"
    'time'  => 'Display the current local time',            // e.g. "/example time"
    'date'  => 'Display the current local date',            // e.g. "/example date"
);
$this->registerChatCommand('example', 'chat_example', Player::PLAYERS, $params);

getChatCommands

Returns a array with all registered chat commands which the Plugin has registered.

Description

array = getChatCommands ( void )

This method is primarily used by UASECO while loading the plugin to get all the chat commands the Plugin has registered.


storePlayerData

Stores data into the Class Player object by a given key and on Player disconnect this data is stored into the database and is accessible with getPlayerData on a reconnection of the Player.

If you do not want that the stored data is saved into the database (because you used it only for temporary reason), then you can remove the data with removePlayerData on the event onPlayerDisconnectPrepare.

Description

void = storePlayerData ( Class Player object $player, string $key, mixed $data )

Parameters

  • $player

    A Class Player object to store the wanted data in.

  • $key

    The key under which the data should be stored.

  • $data

    All kind of data (array, boolean, string...) you want to store. Please note that there is a PHP-Memory-Limit!

Example

$this->storePlayerData($player, 'WidgetsVisible', true);

getPlayerData

Returns the data which is stored in a Class Player object by the given key.

Description

mixed = getPlayerData ( Class Player object $player, string $key )

Parameters

  • $player

    A Class Player object where the data was stored in.

  • $key

    The key under which the data was stored.

Example

$data = $this->getPlayerData($player, 'WidgetsVisible');

Return Values

true

existsPlayerData

Returns the data which is stored in a Class Player object by the given key.

Description

boolean = existsPlayerData ( Class Player object $player, string $key )

Parameters

  • $player

    A Class Player object where the data could be stored in.

  • $key

    The key to check if there are data stored.

Example

$result = $this->existsPlayerData($player, 'WidgetsVisible');

Return Values

true

removePlayerData

Removes the data which is stored in a Class Player object by the given key.

Description

void = removePlayerData ( Class Player object $player, string $key )

Parameters

  • $player

    A Class Player object where the data is stored in.

  • $key

    The key of which data should be removed.

Example

$this->removePlayerData($player, 'WidgetsVisible');

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Last modified: Thu, 04 May 2017 21:03:44 +0200