[Seaside] Naming URLs
avi at beta4.com
Thu Apr 15 20:16:17 CEST 2004
On Apr 15, 2004, at 6:00 AM, radoslav hodnicak wrote:
> In seaside 2.3, override #createRootFromRequest: in your session class
> process URL and initialize your app according to what you got from URL.
> Use #addToPath: to put additional path into URL (it's ignored by
> I assume a lot had changed in this area in seaside 2.5.
To set the path, implement #updateUrl: in your components. This will
get passed a WAUrl instance, which responds to #addToPath: and
#addParameter:value: (and will soon respond to #anchorName:). Each
active component gets a chance to modify it before every redirect and
To initialize your app, subclass WAMain and implement #start:. This
will be sent at the beginning of the session, and gets passed a
WARequest instance. Typically you will want to use the information in
the request to construct a root component, and then start a render loop
with that root:
(WARenderLoop new root: aComponent) start: aRequest
However, you don't have to enter the render loop immediately, or at all
- SmallBlog, for example, will simply return a static RSS response for
When configuring your application, make sure to choose your new
subclass as the Main Class.
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