Articles tagged 'mvc'

Model-View-Controller - the beginning

I stumbled over the homepage of Trygve Reenskaug, the inventor of MVC yesterday. His page on Model-View-Controller is well worth a visit, particularly for the original documents from Xerox Parc outlining the pattern.


URLs do not belong in the Views

It's bothered me for some time to hardcode URLs in my views. It means that if I want to revise the linking structure, I may need to modify the views in a huge number of places. At the same time I don't like the thought of putting it in the model ...

Enforcing Strict Model-View Separation in Template Engines

This is a great article on the importance of a clean separation of models and views (see Model-View-Controller).

More people are getting exposed to MVC with web applications programming, but not everyone are making it a clean separation. Much of the benefit of MVC comes from making sure ...