Introduction to Cartridge Building | OpenShift by Red Hat

Users interested in creating cartridges or adding fundamental features to OpenShift should read this document. A “fundamental” feature is hard to define but one example would be the difference between PHP and WordPress. WordPress requires PHP to run. It uses the PHP cartridge and in that way, php is a fundamental feature required for wordpress to run. PHP would be a cartridge but wordpress would be an application. WordPress also needs MySQL to run, so in that scenario PHP and MySQL would both be cartridges but WordPress (even if one wanted to package it and provide it to others) would not be a cartridge.

(Full Story: https://openshift.redhat.com/community/wiki/introduction-to-cartridge-building )

Advertisements

No comments yet... Be the first to leave a reply!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: