Api

Class gila

class gila

Common methods for Gila CMS

controller($c, $file, $name=null)

(static) Register a new controller.

Parameters:
  • $c (string) – Controllers name
  • $file (string) – Controller’s filepath without the php extension
  • $name (string) – Optional. Controller’s class name, $c is used by default

Example:

gila::controller('my-ctrl', 'my_package/controllers/ctrl','myctrl');
route($r, $fn)

(static) Registers a function call on a specific path.

Parameters:
  • $r (string) – The path
  • $fn (Function) – Callback for the route

Example:

gila::route('some.txt', function(){ echo 'Some text.'; });
onController($c, $fn)

(static) Registers a function to run right after the controller class construction.

Parameters:
  • $c (string) – The controller’s class name
  • $fn (Function) – Callback

Example:

gila::route('blog', function(){ blog::ppp = 24; });
action($c, $action, $fn)

(static) Registers a new action or replaces an existing for a controller.

Parameters:
  • $c (string) – The controller’s class name
  • $action (string) – The action
  • $fn (Function) – Callback

Example:

gila::action('blog', 'topics', function(){ blog::tagsAction(); });
before($c, $action, $fn)

(static) Registers a function to run before the function of a specific action.

Parameters:
  • $c (string) – The controller’s class name
  • $action (string) – The action
  • $fn (Function) – Callback

Example:

gila::action('blog', 'topics', function(){ blog::tagsAction(); });
addLang($path)

(static) Adds language translations from a json file.

Parameters:$path (string) – Path to the folder/prefix of language json files

Example:

gila::addLang('mypackages/lang/');
widgets($list)

(static) Register new widgets.

Parameters:$list (Array) –

Example:

gila::widgets( [‘wdg’=>’my_package/widgets/wdg’] );
content($key, $path)

(static) Register new content type.

:param String $key Name of content type :param String $path Path to the table file

Example:

gila::content( 'mytable', 'package_name/content/mytable.php' );
contentInit($key, $init)

(static) Make changes on an existing content type.

Parameters:
  • $key (String) – Name of content type
  • $init (Function) – Function to run when initializes the content type object

Example:

gila::contentInit( 'mytable', function(&$table){
    // unlist a column from content administration
    &$table['fields']['column1']['list] = false;
} );
packages($list)

(static) Returns an array with the active packages names.

amenu($key, $item)

(static) Add new elements on administration menu.

Parameters:
  • $key (Array) – Index name
  • $item (Array) –

Example:

gila::amenu('item', ['Item','controller/action','icon'=>'item-icon']);
amenu_child($key, $item)

(static) Add a child element on administration menu.

Parameters:
  • $key (string) – Index of the parent item.
  • $item (Array) –

Example:

gila::amenu_child('item', ['Child Item','controller/action','icon'=>'item-icon']);
config($key, $value = null)

(static) Sets or gets the value of configuration element.

Parameters:
  • $key (string) – Index of the element.
  • $value (*) – (optional) The value.
Returns:

The value if parameter $value is not sent.

setConfig($key, $value='')

(static) Sets the value of configuration element.

Parameters:
  • $key (string) – Index of the element.
  • $value (*) – The value to set.
updateConfigFile()

(static) Updates the config.php file.

equal($v1, $v2)

(static) Checks if two values are set and have the same value.

Parameters:
  • $v1 (*) – First value.
  • $v2 (*) – Second value.
Returns:

True or false.

hash($pass)

(static) Generates a hash password from a string.

Parameters:$pass (string) – The string to be hashed.
Returns:Hashed password.
option($option, $default='')

(static) Gets an option value.

Parameters:
  • $option (string) – Option name.
  • $default (string) – (optional) The value to return if there option has not saved value.
Returns:

The option value.

setOption($option, $value='')

(static) Sets an option value.

Parameters:
  • $option (string) – Option name.
  • $default (string) – The value to set.
hasPrivilege($pri)

(static) Checks if logged in user has at least one of the required privileges.

Parameters:$pri (string/Array) – The privilege(s) to check.
Returns:True or false.
dir($path)

(static) Creates the folder if does not exist and return the path.

Parameters:$path (string) – Folder path.
Returns:string
make_url($c, $action='', $args=[])

(static) Generates a url.

Parameters:
  • $c (string) – The controller.
  • $action (string) – The action.
  • $args (Array) – The parameters in array.
Returns:

The full url path to print.

Examples:

$url1 = gila::make_url('blog','post',[1]);`` returns mysite.com/blog/post/1
$url1 = gila::make_url('blog','',['page1']);`` returns mysite.com/blog/page1
mt($arg)

(static) Returns modification times in seconds.

Parameters:$arg (string/Array) – Names of keys.
Returns:string/Array

Example:

gila::mt('my-table')
updateMt($arg)

(static) Updates modification time in seconds. You can use this function from your model classes. The cm controller runs updateMt() for any content type in update action.

Parameters:$arg (string/Array) – Names of keys.
Returns:string/Array

Example:

gila::updateMt('my-table')

Class event

class event

Registers and fires events (hooks)

listen($event, $handler)

(static) Sets a new function to run when an event is triggered later.

Parameters:
  • $event (string) – The event name.
  • $handler (function) – The function to call.
fire(string $event[, Array $params])

(static) Fires an event and calls all handling functions.

Parameters:
  • $event (string) – The event name.
  • $params (function) – (optional) Parameters to send to handlers.

Class view

class view

Have methods that outputs the HTML

set($param, $value)

(static) Sets a parameter from a controller action that can be used later from a view file.

Parameters:
  • $param (string) – The parameter name.
  • $handler ((any)) – The value.
meta($meta, $value)

(static) Sets a meta value that is printed later from view::head().

Parameters:
  • $meta (string) – The meta name.
  • $value (string) – The value.
stylesheet($href)

(static) Adds a new stylesheet link that is printed later from view::head().

Parameters:$href (string) – The href attribute from the link.
script($script, $prop = '')

(static) Adds a new script to be included in the output HTML.

Parameters:
  • $script (string) – The src attribute from the script.
  • $prop (string) – Optional. A property for the script.
getThemePath()

(static) Returns the path of the current theme.

head($meta=[])

(static) Prints all the head information in <head> tag.

Parameters:$file (Array) – (optional) Meta values to be printed.
getViewFile($file, $package = 'core')

(static) Returns the path of a file inside theme or package folder.

Parameters:
  • $file (Array) – The file path.
  • $package (string) – (optional) The package folder where the file is located if is not found in theme folder.
Returns:

False if file is not found.

render($file, $package = 'core')

(static) Prints the view file adding the header.php and footer.php from theme.

Parameters:
  • $file (string) – The file path.
  • $package (string) – (optional) The package folder where the file is located if is not found in theme folder.
renderAdmin($file, $package = 'core')

(static) Prints the view file adding the admin/header.php and admin/footer.php from theme.

Parameters:
  • $file (string) – The file path.
  • $package (string) – (optional) The package folder where the file is located if is not found in theme folder.
renderFile($file, $package = 'core')

(static) Prints the view file alone from theme.

Parameters:
  • $file (string) – The file path.
  • $package (string) – (optional) The package folder where the file is located if is not found in theme folder.
includeFile($file, $package = 'core')

(static) Includes the view file without passing the.

Parameters:
  • $file (string) – The file path.
  • $package (string) – (optional) The package folder where the file is located if is not found in theme folder.
menu($menu='mainmenu', $tpl='tpl/menu.php')

(static) Displays a menu.

Parameters:
  • $menu (string) – Optional. Name of the menu.
  • $tpl (string) – Optional. The view template to generate html.
widget_area($area, $div=true)

(static) Prints the widgets of a specific area.

Parameters:
  • $area (string) – The widget area name.
  • $div (bool) – (optional) Also print or not the widget inside a <div> tag with its title.
thumb($area, $prefix, $max=180)

(static) Returns the path of a thumbnail image of specified dimensions. If thumbnail does not exist it will create one.

Parameters:
  • $src (string) – The path of original image.
  • $prefix (string) – The prefix name of the thumbnail.
  • $max (int) – (optional) The maximum width or height of thumbnail in pixels.
thumb_stack($src_array, $file, $max=180)

(static) Returns the path of a stacked image. If image does not exist it will be created on the fly.

Parameters:
  • $src_array (Array) – The images to stack.
  • $file (string) – The name of the stucked image. It must have png extension.
  • $max (int) – (optional) The maximum width or height of thumbnails in pixels.
Returns:

The path to revisioned stucked image and the list of stucked photos.

Example:

$img = ["image1.png","image2.png"];
list($file,$stacked) = view::thumb_stack($img, "tmp/stacked_file.png",80);

/* Returned values

$file: tmp/stacked_file.png?12

$stacked[0]: ["src"=>"image1.png","src_width"=>200,"src_height"=>150,"width"=>80,"height"=>60,"type"=>2,"top"=>0]

$stacked[1]: false (2nd image was not stacked)
*/

Class db

class db

Class db prepare statements for mysql queries to the connected database. We use the global $db instance to access its methods.

query($q, $args)

Runs a query and returns the result.

Parameters:
  • $q (string) – The query.
  • $args ((array)) – Optional. Values to prepare the statement.

Examples

$result1 = $db->query("SELECT title,author FROM post;");
$result2 = $db->query("SELECT title,author FROM post WHERE user_id=?;",[session::user_id()]);
get($q, $args)

Runs a query and returns the results as an array.

Parameters:
  • $q (string) – The query.
  • $args ((array)) – Optional. Values to prepare the statement.

Example

$result = $db->get("SELECT title,author FROM post;");
// Returns
[
    0=>[0=>'Lorem ipsum', 'title'=>'Lorem ipsum', 1=>'John', 'author'=>'John'],
    1=>[0=>'Duis aute irure', 'title'=>'Duis aute irure', 1=>'John', 'author'=>'John'],
]
gen($q, $args)

Runs a query and returns a generator that yields the rows.

Parameters:
  • $q (string) – The query.
  • $args ((array)) – Optional. Values to prepare the statement.

Example

$generator = $db->gen("SELECT title,author FROM post;");
getRows($q, $args)

Runs a query and returns the results as an array. With rows fetched with mysqli_fetch_row().

Parameters:
  • $q (string) – The query.
  • $args ((array)) – Optional. Values to prepare the statement.

Example

$result = $db->get("SELECT title,author FROM post;");
// Returns
[
    0=>[0=>'Lorem ipsum',1=>'John'],
    1=>[0=>'Duis aute irure',1=>'John'],
]
getList($q, $args)

Runs a query and returns an array with the values of the first columns from the results.

param string $q:
 The query.
param (array) $args:
 Optional. Values to prepare the statement.

Example

$titles = $db->get("SELECT title,author FROM post;");
// Returns
[0=>'Lorem ipsum', 1=>'Duis aute irure']
value($q, $args)

Runs a query and returns the value of the first column of the first row of the results.

param string $q:
 The query.
param (array) $args:
 Optional. Values to prepare the statement.

Example

$res = $db->get("SELECT title FROM post WHERE id=1;");
// returns
'Lorem ipsum'
error()

Return an error if exists from the last query executed.

Example

$res = $db->get("SELECT title,author FROM post;");
if ($error = $db->error()) {
    trigger_error($error);
}
close()

Closes the connection to the database.

Example $db->close();