As Lektor executes and builds it emits various events that plugins can respond to. This gives a list of all of those events.

Handling Events

Events are handled by implementing a method with the name of the event and the prefix on_ on the plugin and underscores instead of dashes. So for instance if the event is called process-template-context the method to implement is on_process_template_context. It's important to additionally always catch extra parameters in a **extra parameter so that the plugin does not break if an event starts sending additional parameters in the future.

Emitting Events

If you want to emit your own events you can do that from the environment's plugin controller:

self.emit('your-signal', parameter='value')

This emits a signal named your-plugin-your-signal. The signal prefix is taken from the plugin ID which is set in