Developer: Zoo 5
Summary: Discusses how to create plugins for Zoo 5
Zoo 5 lets third-party plugin developers add licensing support for their products to the Zoo.
When a customer attempts to add a product license to the Zoo, its plugin is called to validate the user's request. Upon validation, the plugin will return the product's licensing information back to the Zoo. In turn, the Zoo will serialize, maintain, and distribute this license.
Zoo plugins are .NET Framework 4.0 assemblies. To create a plugin for Zoo 5, you need one of the following development tools:
The general steps required to create a Zoo plugin are:
Once you have built your Zoo plugin, you can install it and test it: