Extension Framework

SketchApps' Extension Framework (EF) builds on the Plugin Framework, but uses a slightly modified architecture. The revision was prompted by a desire to "play nicely" with the ExtensionsManager. However, I also did some clean-up and refactoring.

Major Changes

Here are some of the major changes:

  • All EF plugins must be compliant SketchUp Extensions.

  • Each "extension set" gets its own:

    • anonymous module
    • load / setup script
    • Menu Bar handling (eg, Plugins, ?)
    • plugin (boot) script

  • EF uses a single global hash ($sa_ef).

For more information, see the Details page.


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Topic revision: r3 - 20 Apr 2013, RichMorin
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