Snippets for Eclipse for Joomla 2.5 backend components

January 28, 2013

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This is an Eclipse snippet category with backend component support code for Joomla 2.5 components (all except CSS should be applicable for Joomla 3.0).

It includes the following snippets:

  • Add submenu method for backend component helper
  • Add submenu call to master backend controller
  • Add submenu call for categories
  • Text prefix for item subcontroller
  • Add item sub-controller methods for custom primary key name
  • Basic component CSS file
  • Include component stylesheet

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