Posts Tagged ‘Repositories’

I’ve finally got around to checking out the new repositories feature in Moodle 2.0, which allows users to browse external repositories such as Box.net, Flickr or Wikimedia, and select files to bring into Moodle. It’s fabulous! Kudos to Dongsheng Cai, Jerome Mouneyrac, Martin D and everyone else who helped with development (MDL-13766).

There are currently 15 possible repository plugins to choose from, though lots more are planned (see MDL-16543). As a Google Docs user, I was pleased to see Google Docs in the list, thanks to Dan Poltawski and Dongsheng (MDL-16383).

If you’re a developer thinking about writing your own repository plugin, please see the guide Development:Repository plugins.

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