[jifty-devel] Wifty SearchPage?

David Good dgood at willingminds.com
Thu Apr 19 12:17:42 EDT 2007

On Thu, Apr 19, 2007 at 11:47:31AM -0400, Jesse Vincent wrote:
> Nelson Elhage wrote:
> >On Wed, Apr 18, 2007 at 11:18:02PM -0700, David Good wrote:
> >  
> >>I apologize in advance for being a n00b -- I'm a pretty good Perl 
> >>programmer,
> >>but I don't know much about web programming (which is what attracted me to
> >>Jifty).
> >>
> >>I've been looking at Wifty (from the svn tree) as a template for some 
> >>things
> >>I'd like to do.  I noticed that in Wifty's Dispatcher.pm and a couple of 
> >>other
> >>places there is a mention of a SearchPage action class but I can't figure 
> >>out
> >>where that class is defined.  Is it some sort of development thing where 
> >>it
> >>gets autogenerated like the Create, Update and Delete actions that isn't
> >>documented or have I just missed it somehow?
> >>    
> >
> >It's automatically created like the other actions, yes. perldoc
> >Jifty::Action::Record::Search should hopefully get you started.
> >  
> A patch to Jifty::ClassLoader to explain it would be hugely appreciated.
> Best,
> Jesse

Here you go:

--- ClassLoader.pm.orig	2007-04-19 09:14:55.000000000 -0700
+++ ClassLoader.pm	2007-04-19 09:14:00.000000000 -0700
@@ -95,12 +95,13 @@
 it creates a subclass of L<Jifty::Collection> whose C<record_class> is
-=item I<Application>::Action::(Create or Update or Delete)I<Anything>
+=item I<Application>::Action::(Create or Update or Delete or Search)I<Anything>
-If C<I<Application>::Model::I<Something>> is a valid model class, then
-it creates a subclass of L<Jifty::Action::Record::Create>,
-L<Jifty::Action::Record::Update>, or L<Jifty::Action::Record::Delete>
-whose I<record_class> is C<I<Application>::Model::I<Something>>.
+If C<I<Application>::Model::I<Something>> is a valid model class, then it
+creates a subclass of L<Jifty::Action::Record::Create>,
+L<Jifty::Action::Record::Update>, L<Jifty::Action::Record::Delete> or
+L<Jifty::Action::Record::Search> whose I<record_class> is

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