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Is it possible to pass arguments to controller action methods, like

public function someAction($myArgument) { ... }

Or is using JInput the only way?

Edit: Using a URL like option=com_mycomponent&task=mycontroller.someaction&myargument=asd

  • Where are you calling it, from an URL, or another function? – Piero Marsilio Dec 13 '16 at 13:44
  • @PieroMarsilio From a URL – Olle Härstedt Dec 13 '16 at 13:44
  • well then I think only using JInput or a session variable previously stored. Maybe if you explain some more what do you want to achieve maybe we can help you out. – Piero Marsilio Dec 13 '16 at 13:48
  • Just looking for less idiosyncratic ways to do things than classic Joomla. ^^ – Olle Härstedt Dec 13 '16 at 13:53
  • You can override the execute method and add something like callBindedFunction at github.com/joomplace/JooYii/blob/master/Helper.php – Alexandr Jan 20 '17 at 6:37
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No, there isn't a way to pass arguments into methods. Specifically, this has to do with how JControllerLegacy::execute() routes the request. So you're left with using the request or session to fetch your needed data.

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