Community articleCreating Extensions with the FCI methods
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The following table is a guide for creating extensions using the Function Call Interface. Refer to the corresponding page numbers for more details:
ProcedurePage
Install IBM® Forms Server – API and related files, as outlined in Installing IBM Forms Server – API.N/A
Set up the extension. Creating the Extension class
Create the Extension class. Creating the Extension class
Create the extension initialization method. Implementing the extension initialization method
Create a new FunctionCall object. Creating a new FunctionCall object
Set up the function call. Creating a FunctionCall class
Create the FunctionCall class. Creating a FunctionCall class
Retrieve the Function Call Manager. Retrieving the Function Call Manager
Register each FunctionCall object with the IFX Manager. Registering the FunctionCall object with the IFX Manager
Register your package(s) of custom functions with the Function Call Manager. Registering your packages of custom functions with the Function Call Manager
Implement your custom functions. Implementing your custom functions
Provide help information for each of your functions. Providing help information for each of your functions
Build the extension. Building the extension
Distribute the extension for Testing or Use. Distributing Extensions for Testing or Use