This document will explain how a developer can add samples to the plugins in the source code so that they will end up in the
project in the Hop client distribution assembly.
project in the Hop distribution is located in the config/projects/samples folder. Its parent is the
project. This means that it’s not needed to add any metadata objects (like run configurations) to the
projects that are already present in the
If a plugin places a
folder under the
folder its content will be picked up and copied over the
project folder. The content will end up exactly in the same folder structure. A few examples:
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As you can see it’s easy to add extra metadata simply by putting it in the
folder under your samples/ folder in the plugin. The same goes for test data
and so on.