This extension is able to check your components, modules or plugins for common errors that will prevent you from publishing your extension on the JED (Joomla! Extensions Directory).
Installing this extension ZIP packages with the latest stable version of the extension can be found here: https://compojoom.com/downloads/official-releases-stable/jedchecker
If you are developer and want to contribute to this extension you can fork this repo.
Building the zip package from this repository
In order to build the installation packages of this library you need to have the following tools:
- A command line environment. Bash under Linux / Mac OS X . On Windows you will need to run most tools using an elevated privileges (administrator) command prompt.
The PHP CLI binary in your path
Command line Subversion and Git binaries(*)
PEAR and Phing installed, with the Net_FTP and VersionControl_SVN PEAR packages installed
You will also need the following path structure on your system
- com_jedchecker - This repository
- buildtools - Compojoom build tools (https://github.com/compojoom/buildtools)
To execute the build, copy
com_jedchecker/builds/build.properties.txt renaming it without the
Then in your command line navigate to the
builds directory and run
cd com_jedchecker/builds/ phing
Uploading your package
After installing this extension in your Joomla! backend, you can use it by uploading a Joomla! extension-package using the upload-button. Once uploaded, the contents of the package (your files) will be checked against JED-rules.
If you want to write a rule have a look a the
You just need to add a new file with your rule, for example
yourrule.php needs to have a class
jedcheckerRulesYourrule and that class needs to have a
function that accepts the basedir as parameter. This is all - the component will automatically call
your rule check function.
If you are going to contribute your rule to the project, then make sure that it follows the joomla coding conventions and that it passes the code sniffer: http://docs.joomla.org/Joomla_CodeSniffer
Checking on existing files and folders
The extension also supports a scan of a pre-defined set of existing files and folders.
For this to work, add a list of folders to a textfile
There should be a folder on each line.
Once the file exists, a "Check" button becomes visible in the jedchecker-toolbar. Just hit it.
components/com_weblinks administrator/components/com_weblinks plugins/system
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