Developing Generators#

A Generator takes Blocks as input and creates new Blocks as output.

To implement a Generator, your plugin class should inherit from steamship.plugin.generator.Generator and implement the abstract run method:

For example, an image Generator could merge the text from the input blocks and use it to generate an image Block.

In addition to the input blocks and instance configuration, Generators can also receive arbitrary key/value runtime parameters. These are present in

See the DALL-E plugin for a working example of a text to image Generator.