News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Rob Allen:
Injecting dependencies into your ZF2 controllers
April 23, 2014 @ 09:06:27

Rob Allen has a quick new post to his site showing you how to inject dependencies into controllers in a Zend Framework v2 based application.

When starting working with Zend Framework 2, it's common to copy the skeleton and put your controller definitions in module.config.php. The controllers keyword is picked up by the ControllerManager which is an instance of the ServiceManager which means that it creates the controller instance for you when the dispatcher needs it. As it's just a service manager, we configure it to inject the dependencies that the controller needs rather than having to go fishing for them later.

He shows how to write a "getControllerConfig" method to populate two items into the factory call for a "Blog" controller, blog mapper and content mapper classes. He also includes a reminder that ZF2 controllers have no constructor, so dependencies can be more easily injected and used directly in the class.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
dependency injection controller zendframework2 tutorial factory

Link: http://akrabat.com/zend-framework-2/injecting-dependencies-into-your-zf2-controllers/

blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

PHPBuilder.com: Creating an Online Survey - Part 2

PHPBuilder.com: Building RESTful APIs with the Slim Microframework

Andrew Johnstone's Blog: Lock Files in PHP & Bash

Cal Evans' Blog: Lessons in Phar

MaltBlue.com: Use RouteMatch in Zend Framework 2 For Easy Routing


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


install language interview community api unittest library laravel zendserver series introduction symfony podcast deployment tips bugfix framework release package opinion

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework