This topic introduces the high-level workflow for a developer who wants to create or customize the Magento application. Developers can also package and distribute their customizations to merchants.
To satisfy the minimum required elements for creating or customizing your Magento application:
Declare component dependencies in
While you can manage dependencies on your own, it is a recommended and strongly encouraged best practice to use the
- Register the component using the
- Use these component-specific XML definition files:
- Distribute your component: