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We have designed our architecture to allow tools to be "pluggable" into the LAMS environment. To build a tool, you will need to implement all the required tool interface and function requirements (known as the Tool Contract). If you are interested in building a tool, please let us know. We are currently developing an Eclipse plugin to create LAMS tools. It is at the testing stage, so all feedback is welcome.

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So you want to write a tool? Start with the LAMS Overview, then move onto the Tool Contract. When you are ready to play with code read of Alex Little's experience trying to build a LAMS tool and use the RenameTool Tool Builder utility to copy an existing tool as a starting point. Please also have a look through the Best Practices section. This gives practices and patterns that we use through out LAMS.