[Catalyst] Transferring control via root/auto

Larry Leszczynski larryl at emailplus.org
Wed Dec 8 14:59:28 GMT 2010

Hi -

On Wed, 08 Dec 2010 13:31 +0000, "Tomas Doran" <bobtfish at bobtfish.net>
> On 7 Dec 2010, at 16:11, Ben van Staveren wrote:
> > You want to $c->detach('end') -- unless that's the default these  
> > days.
> The end action will _always_ be run, there is no need to detach to the  
> end action.
> However I'm not sure what doing $c->detach in auto will do (I guess  
> the same as returning 0 - i.e. stop further actions from running), but  
> I'm not sure - you should probably return 0 (to stop further dispatch)  
> rather than detaching in the auto action..

In situations like this I find this flow diagram helpful:


but I admit I am also not totally clear about how detach/go fit in...  
Maybe someone has an updated diagram (or can update this one)?


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