The Modules module for Magento


  1. Module presentation
    1. Description
    2. Access and configuration
    3. Reading latest version
    4. Installation and uninstallation
  2. Module download
  3. Support
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Don't forget that the present documentation is only about the latest version of the module.
Don't forget to read this page entirely.

Module presentation


This module allows:

The notification is sent by email, monday morning, according to the configuration.

Access and configuration

Configuration available in System » Configuration » Tools » Installed modules.
Available in Tools » Installed modules.

Screenshot of the configuration (1/2)
Screenshot of the installed modules list (2/2)

Reading latest version

In the modules list, the showing of the latest available version works according to two methods, in the following order:
- either with a XML file by the update tag (example below),
- either directly with Magento connect for modules installed with Magento connect.

<!-- example with app/etc/modules/Luigifab_Modules.xml file -->
			<!-- or  https://.../app/code/community/Luigifab/Modules/etc/config.xml -->

<!-- preview of the xml file of the [update] tag -->
<!-- or -->

Installation and uninstallation

Nothing simpler with Magento connect (or by decompressing the module archive in the Magento root).
To get the extension key, don't stop reading :) ...

For uninstallation, having uninstalled the module with Magento connect, all that remains is to erase the configuration:

DELETE FROM core_config_data WHERE path LIKE "modules/%";
DELETE FROM core_config_data WHERE path LIKE "crontab/jobs/modules_%";

Module download

Extension key:
Download of the latest version: luigifab-modules-3.7.1.tgz (md5 bc2138d337b2053b06a9d9af450b22ba)
See also:

The channel already exists? Don't panic, run the following command and try again: php downloader/mage.php channel-delete luigifab

Tested with Firefox 27/45, Chrome 29/68, Opera 54, Edge 14 on Magento with PHP 7.2 and MariaDB 10.1.
Tested with Firefox 45 on Magento / / / / / with PHP 7.2 and MariaDB 10.1.
Tested with Firefox 27/45, Chrome 70, Opera 56, Edge 14 on Magento with PHP 7.0 / 7.1 / 7.2 / 7.3 and MariaDB 10.1.
Tested with my PHP 7 patch.


A problem? A question? Is something not working? Is there a bug? Contact me (in French or in English), if I am not on holiday and not far from my mailbox, I will answer you within a few hours.

You will find my email address in the README file, read it!

This module is not available on magento narketplace.
Why? Because this module, has never worked, does not work, and will never work, with PHP 5.4 and 5.5.
Warning! End of 2020, Magento 1 is over. Furthermore, there will be no version of this module for Magento 2.