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Inserting rows to a table depending on date

This is my function to insert new rows to a table, depending on the date. I want to avoid duplication of rows if one already exists. This function basically inserts November, 2014 as ...
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Codeigniter ActiveRecord Wrapper Model

Can someone help me refactor this to be more optimized? Performance seems to be very optimal, but I think more can be squeezed from it. ...
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Some tips on a CodeIgniter Model I am building

Can I get some pointers/critique/comments on the following model? (p.s. performance seems great... tested all methods up to 10,000 records) ...
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Optimizing a function to read bigger files in php

I have the following function that reads data from a csv file and it is supposed to take in data which is from a certain certain timeinterval in this case 07:59 and saves them up in another csv file. ...
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Using one parent model and other extending it in PHP framework

I have multiple models which all have the same functions in it in my framework. So I decided to create one "parent" model and all of my other models would extend and inherit its functions like: ...
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CodeIgniter maintain data through Controllers

I have a main menu in my application. It loads depending on the role of the user that I validate from a table in my data base, but I have to recreate this menu every time I call a new controller. ...
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Best practice for generating jQuery dynamical content

I am new user of CodeIgniter and I am trying to build an application that there are lots of jQuery dynamical content. Below I provide a code that I am using in order to be precise. The code below is ...
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Codeigniter Login Controller

Instead of creating an Admin_Controller or MY_Controller I was going to try and just try out all my controllers on requirements that are needed per controller. I know this may seem like additional ...
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Passing an object to the view in CodeIgniter

I'm trying to use an object and persist it into the data base. I created a class in the library's folder. ...
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Checkbox Group Function and Usage

In CodeIgniter, I have created function (helper) to populate, store and retrieve checkbox group. I just wonder if I have written code is in proper way and optimized or needs some more finishing? ...
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Correct MVC in CodeIgniter

In my CodeIgniter I have a Login controller that load this view: ...
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Codeigniter view within a view

I'm calling a view into a view. Am I doing correctly, or is this a bad practice? ...
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jQuery click handlers

I'm working with Codeigniter and I have a jQuery file to add some functionalities. But I think I'm doing it in a wrong way. ...
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Codeigniter - in the view or in the controller?

Is this correct? Or am I overloading the responsibilities of the view? ...
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Loading content in page via jQuery

I'm doing a web site in CodeIgniter and I'm loading the content page via jQuery, but I don't know if this is a good practice or not. Could I improve it? jQuery: // Another question here: how can I ...
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Storing the data twice on save

I am using PHP CodeIgniter, jQuery AJAX and DataTables. This image is the result when I first save: This is the second result when I click the "add" button: This is my code in JavaScript: ...
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Codeigniter Registration Controller

Just wanted to post my registration controller and see what anybody thought about it. ...
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Design pattern usage - refactoring old code in CodeIgniter

I'm rewriting a god object with long methods into something much more viewable and pretty. However, I think there is something missing and can be done better. I'm sending examples of one controller ...
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Builder pattern for Codeigniter ActiveRecord queries

I am using Codeigniter and it's ActiveRecord. I had this idea for a base class that provided a generic getter/setter for doing simple queries on a database. I have a lot of database objects that ...
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Helping to Make My Controller Function DRY

I have the following controller function. What I want to do is make this function do less. Most of this code is just random checks on various things that is also done on most of my other controllers. ...
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Segmenting My Code

I'm reviewing my code and trying to figure out how I can do some simplifying to flatten my code. Whether it be making simpler function out of the segment of code or by removing parts of it and wanted ...
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Wondering why I'm getting infinite loop in flattened code [closed]

I'm trying to figure out with my application when I submit my login form with the jquery ajax request it runs the submit function but at some point gets into a infinite loop I think. The Unflattened ...
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CodeIgniter Model - Correct/Secure Usage?

I'm working on my first large CodeIgniter project (and one of my first MVC projects), and I want to get some feedback on the techniques I've used so far in one of my models. Here's the code: ...
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A good example of codeigniter MVC?

What is the difference between this two way and Which one is best? What do you suggest? 1. Use of query (db) directly in CI_Controller. as: ...
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Submit function For Login

Trying to see if anyone sees any potential flaws with this submit function. One concern is this line: ...
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How to make this PHP code more object oriented and less scripted

I am utilizing CodeIgniter's Pagination Class to implement pagination in the project. In this project, there are 3 modules: Event,Business & Parts. Each Module has same "view" for pagination. I ...
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Am I using MVC Codeigniter correctly?

I'm currently writing Report's system. I have about 20 different users with different access. Am I doing it correctly? Can I improve my style of writing this code? All my reports based on the same ...
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Getting personal messages function

I'm trying to develop a better function and curious what others would suggest I do to it so that its not so robust and still accomplish what I need. A couple of things I need to account for is when I ...
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CodeIgniter nav/menu insecurities

I more or less asked the same questions on stackoverflow.com, but maybe this is more for this forum. I have a hard time getting to grips with how to implement a top navigation (common for the whole ...
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Codeigniter active record - prepared statement assistance

I understand that I should use prepared statements to prevent sql injection. Unfortunately, having read the php docs on the matter I am none the wiser. Here is one of my simple active record sql ...
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Is having preset queries prone for disaster?

Edit Just did some further reading around the website and have come to the conclusion that this method leads to Leaky Abstraction, sorry for wasting peoples time. Time to head back to the drawing ...
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Is this a sensible form iteration pattern for a web form with an unknown number of fields?

I'm designing a small intranet-based time-tracking web app that accepts an unknown number of data "rows" which each consist of 7 form fields. Rows can by dynamically added by the browser. Can I do ...
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Controller for an Administrator User, can this be improved? (codeigniter)

I want to write better code. This is a simple controller class for an administrator login. Are there conventions or tips in PHP to rewrite this code and improve it? ...
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CodeIgniter AJAX messages submission security issue

I have a small social networking site built in CodeIgniter. Any registered user can send messages to others by visiting their profile. Today I noticed that one user sent bulk messages to 200 users. ...
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Login Controller

Here's one more controller I'm trying to get reviewed for. Any thoughts? ...
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Evaluating My Code

I'm just trying to see if there's a better way to write the code i between the aestrick characters. ...
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Where should I put menu items in MVC with PHP - Model or Controller?

This is my first attempt with MVC and I almost get it, but a small thing bothers me. I have this controller in CodeIgniter: ...
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Codeigniter vote routine review

I have a model that I've created in Codeigniter to represent a vote. The purpose of the site that it's a part of is to allow users to vote on their preferred pronunciation for a given word. The ...
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Handling session resources in MY_Controller with Codeigniter

I've added a function that checks if the user is trying to use/access something which requires a session. I'd love to hear some criticisms of my choice of design. ...
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Updating Old Code Into Code Igniter Use

I used this code on my own site and now trying to transfer it to my new site which uses codeigniter. I'm not sure how I can eliminate some of this code and still maintain its purpose and functionality ...
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Personal Messsage Model

I'm just wondering how my model looks. And by this I mean did I perform the correct tests with the results on each function and use the return at the right points. If you can check all functions. I'm ...
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is magento architecture useful for more smaller applications? [closed]

Hi I realy like how magento creates it's view. It's not standart MVC like Codeigneter or Ruby on Rails. Magento has Block and Template. So I have created an architecture like this. I have layouts ...
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How to write a cleaner code for this piece of php snippet?

I would like to know if there is a better/shorter/cleaner/resource saving method for this snippet of php code with codeigniter? Thanks. ...
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Is this good login process in CodeIgniter?

I'm creating my first login process in CodeIgniter. I'm using the simpleloginsecure library for actual session management but I wrote the controller and model myself and I was hoping if you could see ...
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Controller method optimization

I have the following function for validating users facebook information against the rules setup in the database for users. Its working fine but i need to know if it can be more optimized. Few things ...
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Codeigniter Model Optimization

Hey guyz i have created this model for codeigniter. Its working fine but i need to know if it can be more optimized. Sorry about my grammar english is not my native language. ...
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Mutlilevel page list in CodeIgniter

I'm newly working with CodeIgniter and PHP. I wrote a category structured 'pages' code with listing pages as multilevel list or indented select box. ...
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Way to optimise this PHP code?

I would like to optimise this code. It seems a bit verbose, particularly with the 'elseif' that doesn't do anything. This code either: takes a plain text password, generates a salt, and returns ...
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Forgotten password logic

I'm just trying to see if anyone disagrees with the way I'm handling my logic for this. Something doesn't feel right with it but I don't quite know what it is. Just wanted to add that the ...
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Login Validation

I'm hoping someone is willing and can take a minute to look over this function and tell me what they think of it, if it can be improved or what not. I tried commenting out what the purpose of ...