15 May 2013 6:15 AM #1
plugin vs component subclass
I was wondering what are the advantages (and disadvantages) of creating a plugin that is only usable with a single component (ex. list) or creating a subclass of that component?
17 May 2013 5:56 AM #2
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If your plugin will only work with one component then you may save some overhead by going with a subclass instead. Plugins are great if they can be applied to different components. Plugins are also great for distribution to outside projects or sharing between applications.Mitchell Simoens @SenchaMitch
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