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Suggestions for child modules
2007-07-29: dmitrig01 details some of his ideas regarding the distribution of work between the google_gadgets meta-module and gadgets actually supplying gadget content using the google_gadgets services.
In the module's hook_install, the modules supplying additional gadgets set up an fapi-like array, and call google_gadgets_save($gadget)
the google_gadgets module stores stuff in the database
and it will do menu sstuff for you, including defining callbacks and all that stuff
all you have to do is