Dancer2::Plugin::Model - gantry to hang a model layer onto Dancer2


version 1.152120


In your app:

    package My;
    use Dancer2;
    use Dancer2::Plugin::Model;
    configure_model db => make_db();
    any '/' => sub {
        template 'index', { news => model( "News" )->get_latest };

In the model factory:

    package My::Model;
    use Module::Runtime 'use_module';
    use Moo;
    has db => is => ro => required => 1;
    sub get {
        my ( $self, $entity_name ) = @_;
        use_module( __PACKAGE__ . "::$entity_name" )->new( db => $self->db );

In the model entity:

    package My::Model;
    use Moo;
    has db => is => ro => required => 1;
    sub get_latest {
        my ( $self ) = @_;
            where => { event => 'New' }, sort => { date  => -1 }, per_page => 5,


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Source Code

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