Helix Core Server Administrator Guide: Fundamentals (2019.2)

Triggers and Extensions

Triggers and server extensions allow you to customize parts of the Helix Core with user-supplied logic.

 

Server Extensions

Triggers

Release

New in 2019.1

Have been a feature of Helix Core server for twenty years

Status

Supported as of 2019.1

Remain fully supported

Environment

 

Part of the Helix core product executables. No external dependencies. Written in the Lua programming language. Not platform-specific. An external program supplied and managed by the Helix core administrator.
Starting point for command-line help command-line: p4 help extension command-line: p4 help triggers

To learn about and begin using server extensions, see the Helix Core Extensions Developer Guide.