Technical information for the developer

Code Encryption / Obfuscation

Extensions developed by ETWS are not encrypted (no IonCube, Zend Guard, etc.).
100% of the source code is open source and not a single line of the code is obfuscated / encrypted.

Observers / Events

The extension listens for the following events, and uses them to add its functionality to Magento.

  • Area: global — Event: controller_front_init_before
  • Area: frontend — Event: review_save_after

Class Rewrites


  • Mage_Review_Block_Product_View — for review visibility for the author
  • Mage_Review_Block_Product_View_List — for review visibility for the author
  • Mage_Review_Block_Helper — for review visibility for the author


  • Mage_Review_Model_Review — for Magento versions earlier than 1.4.x


  • Mage_Review_ProductController — if Antispam is enabled in the configuration

Template Overrides

The extension does not rewrite any templates.

Database Changes

The extension does not make changes to the database.

Last modify date: Friday, October 14, 2016