Code Pool in Magento

February 13, 2016
Posted by admin 11:14 AM

What is code pool in Magento.

A code pool is a unique directory under Magento app/code/ directory that consist of grouped code.As usual it 

identifies a high level of code organization.

In Magento there is three code pool by default, however we can create our own code pool in Magento.

1. Core

The code in this pool always written by the magento team. We called it cores files of the 

magento.

app/code/core

 

2. Community

Community developers, who create Magento extesnions and work outside the company

will use 

app/code/community

 

3. Local

End user developers, who write local customization code for the particaular Magento

installation , must use

app/code/local