[Catalyst] Why is $c undefined?

Craig Chant craig at homeloanpartnership.com
Mon Oct 29 19:07:41 GMT 2012


I seem to be unable to work out why $c is never automatically passed to any=
 of my models or methods?

I have in root.pm

# always runs first!
sub begin :Private {

    my ( $self, $c ) =3D @_;

    # Authenticate
    return 1;


I then have...

sub AuthenticateUser {

    my ( $self, $c ) =3D @_;



However, $c is undefined and errors, it only works if I pass it $c from 'be=


I was under the impression that $c was the context (Catalyst) default varia=
ble and was always passed to every method / subroutine.

is this not the case?


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