NAME

CGI::Wiki::Plugin - A base class for CGI::Wiki plugins.

DESCRIPTION

Provides methods for accessing the backend store, search and formatter objects of the CGI::Wiki object that a plugin instance is registered with.

SYNOPSIS

  package CGI::Wiki::Plugin::Foo;
  use base qw( CGI::Wiki::Plugin);

  sub new {
      my $class = shift;
      return bless {}, $class;
  }

  # And then in your script:
  my $wiki = CGI::Wiki->new( ... );
  my $plugin = CGI::Wiki::Plugin::Foo->new;
  $wiki->register_plugin( plugin => $plugin );
  my $node = $plugin->datastore->retrieve_node( "Home" );

METHODS

datastore

Returns the backend store object, or undef if the register_plugin method hasn't been called on a CGI::Wiki object yet.

indexer

Returns the backend search object, or undef if the register_plugin method hasn't been called on a CGI::Wiki object yet, or if the wiki object had no search object defined.

formatter

Returns the backend formatter object, or undef if the register_plugin method hasn't been called on a CGI::Wiki object yet.

SEE ALSO

CGI::Wiki

AUTHOR

Kake Pugh (kake@earth.li).

COPYRIGHT

     Copyright (C) 2003 Kake Pugh.  All Rights Reserved.

This module is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.