Yii 1.1: arraydataprovider

CArrayDataProvider takes an array of AR models for being used in an zii Widget like CListView.

CArrayDataProvider takes an array of AR models for being used in an zii Widget like CListView.




  • Yii 1.1 or above


  • Extract the release file under protected/extensions


See the following code example:

$posts = User->posts;
$dataProvider=new CArrayDataProvider('Post', $posts);
// $dataProvider->getData() will return a list of Post objects belonging to User

Change Log

December 19, 2009

  • Initial release.

Total 8 comments

#120 report it
Orteko at 2010/09/07 01:42am

An implementation of this with the same name is now included in the core as of 1.1.4

Pretty easy changeover:

Whereas with this extension I used the following:

$contactsDP = new CArrayDataProvider('Contacts', $this->model->contacts);

This can now be simplified to

$contactsDP = new CArrayDataProvider($this->model->contacts);

#232 report it
persia at 2010/07/31 11:26pm
Sorting handling

Nice extension, but there's an update for this extension to sort by column: ex sort by posts or by categories.


#704 report it
aztech at 2010/03/15 09:38am
Change fetchKeys

if you don't have key equal to 0, you fetchKeys will not work. Please change it into following

protected function fetchKeys()
        foreach( current($this->dataArray) as $key => $value ) 
            $keys[] = $key;
        return $keys;
#731 report it
Orteko at 2010/03/09 11:54pm

Cheers, exactly what I was after :)

#744 report it
Rosimildo at 2010/03/06 04:41pm
Added Pagination handling.

I have modified this to handle pagination correctly.

protected function fetchData() { if( ( $pagination=$this->getPagination())!==false) {
$offset = $pagination->getOffset(); $limit = $pagination->getLimit(); return array_slice( $this->dataArray, $offset, $limit ); } return $this->dataArray; }

#1052 report it
ekerazha at 2009/12/24 11:03am

I use WinRAR and it couldn't extract bz2 :)

#1059 report it
thyseus at 2009/12/21 08:59am
Just added a .zip version

Just added a .zip version

but afaik winzip as winrar can extract .bz2 files under windows... :)

#1064 report it
ekerazha at 2009/12/20 10:25am
Not popular format

Not so popular format for the downloaded file (bz2) on not-*nix platforms, please use a more supported format (at least "gz" if not "zip").

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  • Yii Version: 1.1
  • License: New BSD License
  • Developed by: thyseus
  • Category: Database
  • Votes: +6
  • Downloaded: 1,369 times
  • Created on: Dec 19, 2009
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