Overview

Standard implemented in Parity substrate has 8 runtime modules based on pallets. Here are the details for each section of the module.

Storage

Storage in each runtime module is the data the module will store and manage.

Module

In module section, the documentation specifies details for two type of functions

Extrinsics

Extrinsics are the function executed by clients

Module Methods

Module methods are the functions executed within the substrate runtime

Root Methods

Root methods are the methods that can only be executed by the governance vote or via a sudo key. Using sudo key is prevented and it is only available for the emergency where the network has to be shutdown.

Events

Events are the messages emitted to the client once an extrinsic or module function is executed.

Abstractions

Abstractions are the trait where other modules can use it from its trait.