Payment service providers
Solidus is not built to process payments by itself, and it does not include any integrations for popular payment service providers (PSPs) . You must install a Solidus extension or create your own integration.
Solidus extensions for payment processing
The Solidus extensions listed below give you access to some popular payment service providers:
Sending payments to PSPs
In order for you to successfully process payments, your payment methods need to
send information to a payment service provider. You can use the
Spree::PaymentMethod::CreditCard classes if you
need to build out your own integrations with a PSP.
The Spree::PaymentMethod base class
Typically, PSP integrations use the
Spree::PaymentMethod base class to build
out to the PSP's specifications and API.
Note that the
Spree::PaymentMethod base class also has a similar interface to
For an example, see how the
solidus_paypal_braintree gem builds its
it sets its own preferences and overrides many of the methods originally defined
Solidus also provides a
class. While it is not a functional credit card-based payment method, it is a
good candidate as a base class for building your own credit card-based payment
You would need to extend or rewrite this class with your preferred PSP integration.
Solidus is an open source platform supported by the community. We encourage everyone using Solius to contribute back to the documentation and the code.