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The Sample app is a learning example for developers. It is not a tool for editors but rather a showcase for common app functionality at development level. It shows you how to expose actions to the user as user interface elements (buttons) and how to trigger actions. As a developer you should examine the Sample app source code and read the comments in the code.

Configuration

The Sample app is installed by the sample-app module. The Dev app group that this app belongs to is only available to the superuser role. This is configured in the app launcher layout. The app is configured at Configuration > /modules/samples-app/apps/sample.

Node name

Value

 sample-app

 

 apps

 

 sample

 

 subapps

 

 main

 

 class

info.magnolia.ui.api.app.registry.ConfiguredSubAppDescriptor

 subAppClass

 info.magnolia.sample.app.main.SampleMainSubApp

 editor

 

 class

 info.magnolia.ui.api.app.registry.ConfiguredSubAppDescriptor

 subAppClass

 info.magnolia.sample.app.editor.SampleEditorSubApp

 appClass

 info.magnolia.ui.framework.app.BaseApp

 name

 sample