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Elvis 6 action plug-ins setting - URL

Elvis 6 Action plug-ins setting - URL

The URL setting is one of the settings of an Action plug-in that can be configured in its configuration file. For more information, see Elvis 6 Action plug-ins - configuration settings.

Required Yes
Description The URL setting points to the Web page that will be loaded when the plug-in is executed. The main page and its resources can be hosted within the plug-in folder, but it can also be on an external server such as HTML, PHP, ASP, and JSP.
Basic setting

Internally hosted plug-ins

Internally hosted plug-ins can have a URL relative to the Elvis server domain. This allows you to create a plug-in which can run directly in any Elvis server installation without having to change the URL setting. There are variables available that can be used to create these relative URLs.


Internally hosted, in the plug-in folder

Assume we have a plug-in called my_plugin, with the following path: active/my_plugin/index.html.


Internally hosted, in the base plug-ins folder

Assume we have a plug-in that uses the HTML page from the plug-in base, for example the debug plug-in, which has the following path: plugin_base/action.base/debug.base/index.html.




Externally hosted

Assume that we have a plug-in hosted on a different machine, different domain, etc.

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