I am currently looking into the radiant extension architecture, and I am
very excited about the possibilities there.
But since there is no real documentation for writing extensions, I am
searching for existing extensions to learn from them. So my question is:
Whats the most advanced current extension for Radiant ?
And: what kind of entities can an extension create ?
(I saw that I can create tabs in the admin interface, and I can create
tags for using inside of a page. Is there one or many root objects, for
the entities which an extension can create? Or any other guideline which
defines what an extension can create?
I am currently looking at the mailer extension, but I cant get it to
run, because it complains about an undefined variable.
Generating whole pages on the fly would by my primary interest for an
To further elaborate on that: I want to investigate building a framework
for semantic web applications using active rdf (for the semantic web
data access part) and ruby on rails (for the web application interface
part). Radiant would fit in nicely for the administration and the
content managment aspects.
Sadly the vertical application slices approach of django, as described
does currently not exist, and so I am looking into the possibilities of
building a radiant extension.