Wiki articles tagged with "model"

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Active Record snapshotting (Model data base history)

Created 4 years ago by Bizley, updated 4 years ago by Bizley.

One of the common tasks the web application might be required to perform, especially the app using some kind of a CMS, is to save the history of data changes. Your client for sure will want the answer to this simple question - If I mess this up or delete by accident can we bring it back? Well, DB backup is one thing and quick recovery is another - let's talk about latter one.

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Add model validator in Controller

Created 4 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz), updated 4 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz).

There are cases that model validators should be depended by controller/action and you couldn't manipulate on the model class or using scenarios in easy way

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Expert's model generation with Gii

Created 4 years ago by le_top, updated 4 years ago by le_top.

Efficient coding with Yii implies efficient use of the code generator. This article shares the personalised Gii templates that were built starting from the standard templates proposed by AweGen.

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Sort and save order of model-elements drag & drop

Created 4 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz), updated 4 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz).

Suppose you have Products,Categories and each product belongs in many categories

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Save or Update Multiple related model values in one Tabular input form

Created 4 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz), updated 4 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz).

In this wiki I will show you how to save/update a model with many related model For example: How to set a product to multiple categories only in one post form ?

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Insert a model record using CGridview

Created 4 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz), updated 4 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz).

CGridview displays existent rows of the table (using DataProvider)

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Generate CTreeview from database table and update a model

Created 4 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz), updated 4 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz).

Suppose we want to set a category to product (or an item in general term), Also suppose categories has sub-categories (multi-level)

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Update CGridview row separately using ajax request

Created 4 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz), updated 4 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz).

There are cases you want to update a record on CGridview directly

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Take more control of CGridview and model searching (related model or another controller)

Created 5 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz), updated 5 years ago by CeBe.

Suppose you have an Application in Yii that manages hotels each one has many customers.

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ClientValidation for files (modern browsers)

Created 5 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz), updated 5 years ago by CeBe.

There are cases that you want to validate the file format, size, extension etc but how to do that without submit the form ?

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"safe" and "unsafe" Model validators (massive assignments)

Created 5 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz), updated 2 years ago by brianvu.

Ok, it is a little bit difficult to full understanding the unsafe validator.

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Generate a multi-lever array sub-category for a menu

Created 5 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz), updated 4 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz).

Everyone have seen a multilayer menu in several CMS

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Update two models with one view

Created 7 years ago by sensorario, updated 6 years ago by SebK.

Suppose to have two models: Users and Emails. You do not want to store email in a Users model. And User can have 0 or many emails. This is the form generated to create a new user (just username).

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Managing constants easily

Created 7 years ago by briiC.lv, updated 7 years ago by briiC.lv.

/*

    Get class constants by token.
    If you set constants with same prefix, like:
	MY_STATUS_1
	MY_STATUS_2
	MY_STATUS_3
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Application-driven database with CDbMigration and an extended CActiveRecord

Created 7 years ago by Tudor Ilisoi, updated 7 years ago by Tudor Ilisoi.

This is an incipient implementation of application-driven database with Yii.

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Single table inheritance

Created 7 years ago by samdark, updated 7 years ago by samdark.

Relational databases do not support inheritance so if we need to represent it, we have to somehow store meta info while keeping performance by minimizing JOINs. One way to solve this problem is using single table inheritance. All fields for the whole class tree are stored in a single table. Class name is stored in the type field...

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Search method of a model for filters when using dates - unixtimestamp in database

Created 8 years ago by Mukke, updated 7 years ago by jwerner.

I ran into a problem and on irc we worked it out. Since there is a lack on information on filters in genral i thought i'd start sharing all my findings, might be usefull for other people.

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Reference: Model rules validation

Created 9 years ago by krillzip, updated 5 years ago by Rodrigo.

This is a reference to be used for Model rule validation and is compiled from the Yii documentation and code. The purpose is to have all the information gathered in one place instead of scattered. This reference is not an intro. See The Definitive Guide to Yii, Declaring Validation Rules for a tutorial.

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