[Catalyst] RE: DBIC <-> JSON conversion for AJAX

Eden Cardim edencardim at gmail.com
Mon Sep 12 20:31:03 GMT 2011

>>>>> "Roland" == Roland Philibert <rphilibert at aptina.com> writes:

    Roland> Thanks all for your suggestions so far.  I was I guess on
    Roland> the right track with JSON:XS but I had also seen REST but so
    Roland> far I am still unsure as what the best way to go

Catalyst::Controller::REST + DBIx::Class::ResultClass::HashRefInflator
works pretty well:

        entity => $rs->search({}, {
          result_class =>  'DBIx::Class::ResultClass::HashRefInflator'

Then if you ask for a Content-Type of application/json you'll get JSON
from that in your response.

  Eden Cardim
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