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ControllerDirectory extends Batman.Object and it is defined in the scope of Batman.Dispatcher. A ControllerDirectory instance looks up controller instances (Batman.Controller.sharedController) by their instance names:

controllerDirectory.get('blogPosts') # => <BlogPostsController>

This functionality is implemented in ControllerDirectory's default accessor. You can access your app's controller directory at:

MyApp.get('controllers') # => <ControllerDirectory>
  • __app : App

    Returns the Batman.App passed to the constructor by Batman.Dispatcher.

  • Default Accessor

    A ControllerDirectory's default accessor returns controller instances by looking them up on its __app. The key will be capitalized and interpolated into #{key}Controller:

    controllerDirectory.get('blogPosts') # => <BlogPostsController>

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