Controllers are basically the cornerstone of our application. But what is an application without data? So let's load views and pass data through the controller.
- [Instructor] Now that we have…our copy of CodeIgniter up and running,…let's get coding, and start with the magic.…I'm going to go ahead and open…the exercise files for 01_02.…Open, Desktop, Exercise Files,…Chapter one, 01_02_start, Open.…I'm also going to start the server,…so we're going to go cd Desktop, ExerciseFiles,…01, 01_02_start.…And we're going to type php -s localhost:8080.…
Now, let's get coding, and start with the magic.…One of the most common tasks we are going to do…while developing an application,…is to load the HTML that the user will end up…seeing rendered in the browser.…We could just print out the HTML as a string…in the controller, but that's not maintainable,…and it goes against the whole idea of the MVC paradigm.…CodeIgniter comes with a loading mechanism…to insert several types of resources,…be it models, views, libraries, et cetera.…In this case, we'll be using it to load an HTML file.…
Let's open up controllers, and Properties.php.…Our controller will be the first to acknowledge…a request on a page, so let's add a new method called index.…
- Loading views and data from containers
- Routing with controllers
- Creating models
- Configuring the data
- Working with data, forms, sessions, and headers
- Logging and error logging
- Extending CodeIgniter to consume dependencies
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1. Get Started with CodeIgniter
2. Work with Data, Logs, Forms, and Headers
3. Take CodeIgniter Further
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