The Art of the State in Catalyst

The Art of the State in Catalyst

By Edmund von der Burg (‎evdb‎) from London.pm
Date: Wednesday, 5 August 2009 14:10
Duration: 40 minutes
Target audience: Beginning Perl
Language:
Tags: catalyst web


Web apps need to keep track of state between requests - who is logged in, user preferences, etc, etc.

Whilst initially this appears to be simple it is in fact quite tricky.

This talk covers what maintaining state means, how it is best done in Catalyst, common pitfalls and some recipes for unusual (but necessary) setups.


Attended by: Thomas Klausner (‎domm‎), Michael Kröll (‎pepl‎), Maroš Kollár (‎maros‎), Léon Brocard (‎acme‎), JJ Allen, Pedro Figueiredo (‎pfig‎), Salve J. Nilsen (‎sjn‎), Lars Thegler (‎tagg‎), Gabor Szabo (‎szabgab‎), Tom Hukins, Diego Kuperman (‎diegok‎), Roberto Henríquez, Marco Neves (‎themage‎), Geir Aalberg (‎geira‎), Peter Stoehr, Andrew Ford, Tobias Henoeckl (‎hoeni‎), Damon Davison (‎allolex‎), Sue Spence (‎virtualsue‎), Andreas Hetey, Chisel Wright, Florian Ragwitz (‎rafl‎), Andy Armstrong (‎AndyA‎), Curtis Poe (‎Ovid‎), Dirk De Nijs (‎ddn123456‎), Bartosz Jakubski (‎migo‎), Tobias Kremer (‎soulchild‎), Peter Makholm (‎brother‎), Drew Taylor (‎drewbie‎), Jan Henning Thorsen (‎batman‎), Joel Bernstein (‎joel‎), Clinton Gormley (‎DrTech‎), Edmund von der Burg (‎evdb‎), Steffen Schwigon (‎renormalist‎), Karl Moens (‎CountZero‎), Ulrich Wisser (‎wisser‎), David Leadbeater (‎dg‎), Jozef Kutej (‎jozef‎), Lars Dɪᴇᴄᴋᴏᴡ 迪拉斯 (‎daxim‎), Rosellyne Thompson (‎rozallin‎), Maciej Czekay (‎Bruno‎), Stig Palmquist (‎stigtsp‎), Stan Sawa, Cosimo Streppone (‎cosimo‎), Darius Jokilehto, Christian Westgaard (‎ComLock‎), James Laver (‎jjl‎), Wendy Van Dijk (‎woolfy‎), Mário Barbosa, Henrique Alves (‎Halves‎), Colin Bradford (‎cjbradford‎), Panu Ervamaa (‎pnu‎), Solli Honorio (‎shonorio‎), Jordi Delgado (‎jdelgado‎), Jose Celestino (‎japc‎), Carlos Pires (‎acmpires‎), Wolfgang Radke, Luis Rodrigues (‎goblin‎), Frederico Recsky (‎Frederico‎), Michael Langner, Marcos Garcia (‎gulden‎), Alexandru Nedelcu, Cosmin Budrica (‎cosmincx‎), Markus Wichmann (‎telemorphix‎), João Carreira, Wieland Gmeiner, Filipe Moreira, Jorge Bras, Adilson Barros, Adam Reeks,