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NAME ^

Dancer::Plugin::RESTModel - REST model class for Dancer apps

SYNOPSIS ^

set the REST endpoint in your Dancer configuration file:

    plugins:
      RESTModel:
        MyData:
          server: http://localhost:5000
          type: application/json
          clientattrs:
            timeout: 5

then use it from any of your routes/controllers:

    use Dancer ':syntax';
    use Dancer::Plugin::RESTModel;

    get '/' => sub {
        my $res = model('MyData')->post( 'foo/bar/baz', { meep => 'moop' } );

        my $code = $res->code; # e.g. 200 
        my $data = $res->data;

        ...
    };

DESCRIPTION ^

This plugin lets you talk to a REST server as a separate model from within your Dancer app. It is useful for keeping your API decoupled from your app while still being able to manage it through the configuration file.

It is a thin wrapper over Role::REST::Client.

INTERFACE ^

model()

The exported model() function returns a REST Model object which provides the standard HTTP 1.1 verbs as methods:

    post
    get
    put
    delete
    options
    head

All methods take these parameters:

The third parameter, args, is an optional hashref which lets you give extra information to the object. It currently provides

CONFIGURATION AND ENVIRONMENT ^

server

type

user_agent

httpheaders

persistent_headers

clientattrs

BUGS AND LIMITATIONS ^

Please report any bugs or feature requests to bug-dancer-plugin-restmodel@rt.cpan.org, or through the web interface at http://rt.cpan.org.

SEE ALSO ^

Dancer::Plugin::REST
Role::REST::Client
Dancer

AUTHOR ^

Breno G. de Oliveira <garu@cpan.org>

LICENCE AND COPYRIGHT ^

Copyright (c) 2013-2014, Breno G. de Oliveira <garu@cpan.org>. All rights reserved.

This module is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself. See perlartistic.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY ^

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