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Dancer::Cookies - a singleton storage for all cookies

Dancer::Cookies(3pm) User Contributed Perl Documentation Dancer::Cookies(3pm)

NAME

Dancer::Cookies - a singleton storage for all cookies

VERSION

version 1.3202

SYNOPSIS

    use Dancer::Cookies;
    my $cookies = Dancer::Cookies->cookies;
    foreach my $name ( keys %{$cookies} ) {
        my $cookie = $cookies->{$name};
        my $value  = $cookie->value;
        print "$name => $value\n";
    }
    cookie lang => "fr-FR"; #set a cookie and return its value
    cookie lang => "fr-FR", expires => "2 hours";
    cookie "lang"           #return a cookie value

DESCRIPTION

Dancer::Cookies keeps all the cookies defined by the application and makes them accessible and provides a few helper functions for cookie handling with regards to the stored cookies.

METHODS

init

This method is called when "->new()" is called. It creates a storage of cookies parsed from the environment using "parse_cookies_from_env" described below.

cookies

Returns a hash reference of all cookies, all objects of Dancer::Cookie type.
The key is the cookie name, the value is the Dancer::Cookie object. "cookie" method is useful to query or set cookies easily.
    cookie lang => "fr-FR";              # set a cookie and return its value
    cookie lang => "fr-FR", expires => "2 hours";   # extra cookie info
    cookie "lang"                        # return a cookie value
Fetches all the cookies from the environment, parses them and creates a hashref of all cookies.
It also returns all the hashref it created.

AUTHOR

Dancer Core Developers This software is copyright (c) 2010 by Alexis Sukrieh.
This is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as the Perl 5 programming language system itself.
2015-11-07 perl v5.20.2