Defines the basic interfaces for a plugin. These interfaces are
inherited by the core class of a plugin. The core class of a
plugin is then the one that will be notified the
activation/deactivation of a plugin via the
For simple (near trivial) plugin systems, one can directly use the following interfaces.
In your own software, you’ll probably want to build derived classes of
IPlugin class as it is a mere interface with no specific
Your software’s plugins should then inherit your very own plugin class
(itself derived from
Where and how to code these plugins is explained in the section about the PluginManager.