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  1. OpenMRS Core
  2. TRUNK-1587

Allow modules to be aware of other modules without requiring them

    Details

    • Type: New Feature
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Should
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: OpenMRS 1.9.0
    • Component/s: Module Engine
    • Labels:
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    • Complexity:
      Medium

      Description

      Hi Ben,

      I need to be able to make a module aware of other modules, without requiring them.

      A specific example: formimportexport should be aware of formentry, be compiled against formentry.jar, and be able to say something like:
      if (ModuleUtil.isRunning("formentry"))
      rebuildXsn();

      But I also want people to be able to install formimportexport without being required to install formentry.

      Is this easy to do? If so, can you point me (or someone else) in that direction?

      -Darius

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            • Assignee:
              dkayiwa Daniel Kayiwa
              Reporter:
              darius Darius Jazayeri
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