In MVC architecture (Model-View-Controller), the object responsible for passing and receiving data to and from views, acting as a bridge between the "Model" and the "View".

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Polymorphic event notification model in Rails

I have a polymorphic notification model. When user gets a notification he can get on the page of the notifiable to check out what happened exactly. For instance ...
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Spring controller code to group information by date

I'm using the Spring Framework in my web application and I'm curious as to whether my controller implementations are good or not. I've used many Hashmaps to make a object that serves my purpose for ...
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Conversational bot architecture

I am currently building a small conversational bot, and I am struggling with the architecture. I use Facebook Messenger combined with Wit.ai's API and a Shopify store API. My rails app is the ...
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Controller to update a catalogue through an uploaded Excel file

The goal of following MVC controller code is to achieve following workflow: User exports catalog (either with items of type Spread or of type Consumables) to Excel; User makes changes in exported ...
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Controller method to manage SMS subscriptions

I have a huge method in my controller that is not DRY and just could use some general TLC. I'm new to ruby and I have not refactored my own code before, only contrived code you find on tutorials. ...
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AngularJS controller to fetch and display employee data from database

This is the code for an AngularJS controller that I've written: ...
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Drawing Routes on a Map

I have this class: ...
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Updating an auto-generated invoice (future) when current plan changes

I've built-out a mechanism to go and find an auto-generated invoice and update it with new information when a plan is changed or if users are added to the plan for the current billing period. It will ...
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Simple calculator in PHP utilizing MVC

I have been struggling with understanding Model, View, Service, Controller architecture and wrote some code. Is my Model class the Model part of MVC (did I define ...
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Fat Controller Action - Deep nested filters

I have this really really long controller action and would like someone to help me break it down. ...
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Laravel 5 controller to list appointments by date range and by label

I am starting to get into OOP using PHP and MVC. I just want to know if this code is good practice. Is this how I should be using my controller and model, in its simplest form? ...
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Angular Box Color Exercise

I have completed an exercise where there are 4 different color boxes and 1 main box below them that is blank, when you click on one of the colored boxes, the main box changes to the color of the box ...
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Sails.js controller method for an admin to update a user account

I am new to Sails.js, Node.js, and web application development in general. My current understanding is that well-written controllers should be "skinny" meaning they should be as simple as possible, ...
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CakePHP static pages (without entity) but with dynamic content

I have a few pages that is not connected with entities (index page, terms of use page, email page). Detailed description: In CakePHP, when you want to have a static page (such as index for example), ...
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Controller method to add a product, stored across three database tables

I have some questions on how I can improve this "add" action method in a controller. Using a single form, the user can upload a product to be displayed on the site. A Product is composed of three ...
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CakePHP change 'miniMap' action and respect template

I have some questions on how I can improve this "action" (method) in "controller": My template has a navbar with dynamic content (if the user is logged in a special button appears, his name appears ...
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Price calculator for motors and pumps

Note This question was born in request to post more details from this question on Programmers. Since details may uncover new/different complexity, I'm asking another question here. I also will use ...
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Controllers for interacting with a vacation service

I have a controller called VacationController; in this controller, I retrieve a list of vacations which will be displayed in a grid. In the grid, I have the option to create a new vacation through a ...
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Handling success and failure when retrieving product information

I've got an Angular controller where I have two functions that are repeated inside two functions: ...
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Monkey patch allowing virtual controller methods in PHP MVC application

I'm in the process of building a soon to be opensource CMS. 100% MVC. The basic idea is that a plugin should be able to add pages (read: methods) to a given controller, without needing to instantiate ...
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Laravel 5 Search

I think I could improve this code a lot, especially this part: if($month !== "") { AppointmentsController: ...
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Business logic in controller

Led by the recently read premise "Lean controllers and fat models" I've come to the conclusion that my controller might be too fat at the moment. Basically, what I'm trying to achieve is simple Edit ...
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Controller method to validate and save

I have built RESTful web services. The services endpoints have a similar logic: If the input validation succeeds, do a database operation and return the result. If the db operation fails, return the ...
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AngularJS to-do list controller

I am new to Angular. Am I following best practices here? I understand controllers should not do too much. My controller seems to have a lot of logic here. Can I do anything to improve it? It is just a ...
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Selecting orders submitted by a user, segregated by status

I have recently started using Laravel as my chosen framework. It is my first time using a framework. As I have made progress through my project, my controller methods have started to increase in size. ...
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Laravel Controller including sort and search

I am using this code on my own personal website (my personal administration site) so it doesn't need any security and so on. I am not into learning everything about that yet, and although I do know a ...
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Interactive transition between view controllers

I have made an interactive transition controller in Swift in two different ways. This interactive transition controller is the parent class and I have few child classes which adapt the parent for ...
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Move code from controller to model

I'm working a rails application that has a lot of logic in the controller that should be in the model. In the app/controllers/customers_controller.rb#create there ...
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Replacing an application service class with multiple command handlers

I have a Controller which uses an application service to accomplish its tasks. The service class is starting to grow big and developing multiple dependencies. So I am thinking of replacing the single ...
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Django view and template for a virtual zoo

I have a Django view and template that work together, but I think I probably did things in a crappy way. I basically have many dynamic values that I want to display on the page, and in two different ...
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eCommerce web appliation

I am making an eCommerce web application using the Laravel 5 framework. I have created a Categories controller for the administrator and with the following actions ...
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Controller for classrooms and students

The actions I'm wondering about are members, add_student, and remove_student. They work ...
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updateBuildChart method with a lot of dependencies

I've some refactoring issue with one method. This method has a lot of dependencies ...
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Adapting new design pattern with post handler

I'm currently using this pattern in my JavaScript code. Somewhere in my code I use Dnianas.Post.init. init fires and it will ...
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Is my blog controller too “Fat”?

I would like some advice which relates to the "fat model skinny controller" concept in Rails. See my show action in the Micropost controller ...
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Controller to manage athletes

I would appreciate if you could give me some advice about the code below. I am a student learning PHP programming and programming fundamentals. I have learned a lot from Stack Overflow but there are ...
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Web API controller to get details of a travel plan or a leave request

My web API has 3 controllers for get, post and users CRUD. I named it as DetailsControllor, FormControllor and ...
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Sports statistics controller

Is there too much logic in this controller (should I migrate them to the model)? How else can it be refactored? ...
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Handling callbacks when doing async programming and dealing with scope

I'm using HapiJS to create a little backend for my side-project. In grabbing RSS feeds, I want to loop through my list of website URLs, grab the correct RSS links in the ...
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Persisting database row ID between controller actions on a multi-step “create item” form

I have a form on an anonymous site which has 3 steps. A user submits each step individually, in sequence (1-2-3). BUT, step 1 creates a new table row, while steps 2 and 3 only update the existing row ...
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Using one service ($http) on all the controllers

I have recently started working on angular.js and I like it. I have decided to use a single controller per view. I use the json data from the backend. As my work is progressing, my codes are getting ...
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Shopping cart application in Spring MVC

I am creating a shopping cart application to learn Spring MVC. I want to display a list of all categories and subcategories in more than one page. i.e; Home Page, Products page, and Category page. In ...
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Controller for repository of members

I tried to implement the Repository pattern for my project: MemberController.php -- this one is a bit too long and has repetitive code ...
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AngularJS trivia game - separating controller from directive

I am creating a trivia game (purely for learning purposes) using AngularJS, NodeJS and MongoDB. My concern is related to the way I am organising the code in AngularJS. So far the game is functional, ...
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Newsfeed app for allowing custom Reddit feeds

I'm currently working on a newsfeed app (see it live here or its files on GitHub) that lets a user create a custom Reddit feed. The user adds the subreddits they'd like to view, and then can view them ...
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Controller action to process orders and payments

I'm trying to reduce the if statements and simplify this create action. ...
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Is my controller for editing information about videos doing too much?

My project uses Zend Framework 2. I'm trying to determine if I am doing too much in my controller as a rule for my development. I have built my controllers like this for a while and haven't run into ...
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Rails controller method that conditionally filters results

This code for my blog checks to see if tags are in the params hash. If they are, then only posts that are tagged will be paginated. Otherwise, all of the posts are paginated. ...
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Developing an alert notification in AngularJS

I'm studying Angular and want to develop my own notification alert. This is what I done, I like it and it's working like a charm but I think that it can be improved: Do I need to use it in ...
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Any improvements for my LoginController class?

This is probably going to be my final question regarding controllers. I feel like I have a good enough understanding of them now and am able to write them cleanly. I've recently adapted a less error ...