Forum OpenACS Q&A: Re: Payment Vaults

8: Re: Payment Vaults (response to 7)
Posted by Benjamin Brink on
Hi Jim,

ecommerce package is an early OpenACS package designed to provide a commonly needed set of shopping-basket features.

payment gateway packages are set-up to be used with any ecommerce-like package.

payment-gateway package integrates an ecommerce-like package with a payment gateway package by creating an ACS service contract via the acs-service-contract package; Most of payment-gateway's documentation is in the payment-gateway-sc-create.sql file and the docs at

From what I understand, the system is designed to work with variants of ecommerce and gateway packages with different features to handle different commerce conditions.