[Catalyst] How to do pass-through login?

Gunnar Strand gunnarstrand at yahoo.com
Fri Jul 10 21:33:43 GMT 2009

Larry Leszczynski skrev:
> Hi Gunnar -
>> Thanks to all who answered my post regarding pass-through login! It put 
>> me on the right track and it works like a charm now.
>> In my solution I have an action, Catalyst::Action::Restricted, which I 
>> put on the subroutines which require a logged-in user 
>> (:ActionClass('Restricted')). If no user is logged in, then the request 
>> state is saved and the user forwarded to the login page.
>> I think it would be helpful to the next guy to improve the Cookbook with 
>> a more elaborate example on how to implement this. The current paragraph 
>> is a little thin, IMHO.
> I'd be interested to see what you finally came up with.  Maybe you could
> post to:
>   http://dev.catalyst.perl.org/wiki/wikicookbook
> ?
Sure! I just need to iron out a few wrinkles concerning parameter 
handling. I'll submit an article when it's done.

Thanks for the link, I wasn't aware of the wiki.



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