Class Overrider plugin

  • Joomla Version: 2.5 3.x
  • Extension: Plugin
  • Type: Free
  • Price (without Tax): 0.0
  • License: GPL License v2+

This extension was developed for Joomla! Day Greece 2012 presentation for Jooma Greek Community (joomla.gr)

With this extension you can simply OVERRIDE ANY PHP file on your joomla site. No need to loose the code changes after upgrade!

 Modify Joomla Core files without worrying about future updates!

Plugin Documentation / Syntax


Separete query params with commas and values with :

To add many class overrides separate them with new line (enter)

Changes from v1.2 to v1.3

Version 1.2 uses "compo" parameter for option. Version 1.3+ uses the name of query parameters so "compo" should be replace with "option".



 Parameters (used as criteria, not present parameters will be ignored)

  • env = Possible values site/admin/both. To load only FrontEnd or Backend. Default: site
  • event = Possible values onAfterRoute,onAfterInitialise. Default:onAfterRoute . If you are trying to override a more generic file like a library, try to use onAfterInitialise
  • option= Loads the file on certain component or use "option:force" to load it everywhere on Joomla Site
  • view =Limit class loading to certain view.It's optional parameter. Default: null
  • task = Limit class loading to certain task.It's optional parameter. Default: null
  • controller = Limit class loading to certain controller.It's optional parameter. Default: null
  • path:absolute = Set this parameter if you want to add write the absolute file path
  • You can use ANY param on v1.3+. For example Itemid:123 it will load the class on specific menu

Old Version

Joomla 1.5/2.5 v1.2 Download here

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