ZenPacks.example.Techniques ZenPack
Fetching latest commit…
Cannot retrieve the latest commit at this time.
Failed to load latest commit information.
ZenPacks Really fix ZenPack.remove yet again. Feb 18, 2012
LICENSE.txt GPLv2 licensing fix May 7, 2012
MANIFEST.in * Initial check-in of ZenPacks.example.Techniques. Jan 18, 2009


This ZenPack is not to be used for any real purpose. It is a sandbox used to
demonstrate techniques that can be used when developing your own ZenPacks. Each
version of the ZenPack will have a new technique added to it, and this
README.txt file will be updated with some notes about the technique.

1.0.0: Adding a new top-level object to the DMD (Device Management Database)
There may be a reason for you to create your own top-level construct in the
dmd. This would be considered if your concept doesn't fit into any of the
existing top-level contructs such as Devices, Services, Processes, etc.

1.1.0: Adding a new property to an existing object type
This example demonstrates how you can extend existing object types to include
custom information.

1.2.0: Adding a custom graph report
This version adds a complex custom graph report that aggregates information
across an particular group of devices.

1.3.0: Adding a new tab to all devices
This version adds a new tab to all devices in the system. You can use the new
tab to display anything you want. This only demonstrates how to install the new

1.4.0: Extending the Device object and creating your own type of components
In this version we show how you can extend the base Device class to create a
new type of device that has its own special kind of components attached to it.