Changes between Version 49 and Version 50 of S3REST


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Timestamp:
07/02/10 07:54:50 (11 years ago)
Author:
Robby O'Conner
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  • S3REST

    v49 v50  
    8787This allows you to easily make changes to resource settings (e.g. access control, list fields etc.), or even to the REST controller configuration (e.g. custom methods) depending on the request type, its parameters or the addressed resource, without having to parse the web2py request manually. You can even bypass the execution of the request and thus hook in your own REST controller - with the advantage that you don't need to parse the request anymore.
    8888
    89 '''NB: Hooks should be added at the top of your controller function, especially pre-processing hooks.'''
     89'''NB: Hooks should be added at the top of your controller function (right after your resource is defined, especially pre-processing hooks. e.g.,'''
     90{{{
     91def template():
     92    """ RESTlike CRUD controller """
     93    resource = "template"
     94    def _prep(jr):
     95        crud.settings.create_next = URL(r=request, f="series", args=["create"])
     96        crud.settings.update_next = URL(r=request, f="series", args=["create"]) #TODO: NB this needs to be re-worked!
     97        return True       
     98    response.s3.prep = _prep
     99    ....
     100}}}
     101
    90102
    91103A simple example:
     
    95107if len(request.args) == 0:
    96108    # List View - reduce fields to declutter
    97     table.message.readable = False
     109    table.message.readable = Fals
    98110    table.categories.readable = False
    99111    table.verified_details.readable = False