Glossary term: Accessory
Domain: UBOS Linux
On UBOS, an Accessory is a software module that adds to or modifies the functionality of an App.
Accessories includes things such as plugins, themes, skins, extensions, add-ons and the like. UBOS uses the term “Accessory” as a consistent, common term for all of those.
Examples for what UBOS would call Accessories are:
- themes or skins that change the graphic layout of Wordpress;
- a module that requires users to fill out a captcha before they can register for a wiki;
- a module that adds a Facebook Like button to an App.