Easily Extend SMF’s Integration Hooks

With the releases of SMF 2.0 RC4 and RC5, many new integration hooks were added to allow mod authors to extend the code without hacking it up.  Previously to this, the primary use of these hooks was for integration with bridges or other systems, no one really used them for modifications.  SimpleSEF was the first mod to really exploit these hooks and use them to accomplish some pretty major tasks.  What I am presenting here is a simple PHP class that can be used to easily extend SMF using it’s integration hooks with very little effort.  If you are fairly new to PHP or new to PHP5′s OOP model, you should turn away now. More >