[Catalyst] Getting Started

Sebastian Riedel sri at oook.de
Thu Apr 7 00:10:51 CEST 2005

Am 06.04.2005 um 23:49 schrieb Chisel Wright:

> Where's the best place to look for a slightly more extended tutorial
> than the one that comes with catalyst.
> I've used catalyst.pl to create an app, and even had single lines of
> text displayed in my browser after running server.pl.
> Then I kinda get confused and lost.
> I created a view class using TT (not what I want to use in the long 
> run,
> but I have to start somewhere), and a model using postgres, I just 
> can't
> see how to tie them together to make something that populates templates
> from database table(s).

You mean accessing tables from templates? not storing templates in the 

The glue is $c->stash.

     $c->stash->{foo} = MyApp::M::CDBI::Table->search(...);

     [% foo.first.somefield %]

Cat is quite young, so most apps are still in development. ;)


MiniMojo (already uses unreleased Catalyst 5)


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