Development Process

Applies to ReadyAPI 3.7, last modified on April 08, 2021

The general process for creating a plugin is not very complex:

  • A Basic Project

  • Create a plugin project – mvn archetype:generate.
    • Build and package – mvn install.
    • Install the plugin file, add it to your ReadyAPI.
    • Try out the plugin, make sure it works.
    • Remove the plugin again, we will replace it with a customized version.
  • Customize the Plugin

  • Open the project in your favorite java development environment.
    • Change the PluginAction.java class.
    • Edit metadata to reflect changes.
    • Build and package – mvn install.
    • Install the plugin file, add it to ReadyAPI.
    • Try out the plugin, make sure it works.
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