Re: [PHP-DEV] RFC: Server-Side Request and Response Objects (v2)

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February 18, 2020 14:56 ("Paul M. Jones")
> On Feb 18, 2020, at 08:10, Côme Chilliet> wrote: > > to me that means we also need an addContent method.
I can see why we'd think that; it's symmetrical, if nothing else. Even so, none of the researched implementations have a method like that. As far as I can recall, they call have setContent() and getContent() equivalents, but no addContent() equivalent. They all work much like you point out here ...
> Otherwise people will have to carry a global $content along side $response, or use setContent(getContent().$additionalContent).
.... although usually it's not a global $content. Instead, the $content is built up from a template or other subsystem of some sort, and then assigned to the response when complete. For example: $content = $template->render(); $response->setContent($content); So, I am reluctant to add something that no other implementations, across many years and many authors, have actually found a need for. Any further thoughts on this? -- Paul M. Jones Modernizing Legacy Applications in PHP Solving the N+1 Problem in PHP