Dependency Injection Magento

(Starting) Using Dependency Injection in Magento 2

One of the biggest switches you will experience when moving from Magento 1 to Magento 2 is inversion of control.  This is a very different concept to get used to but once you have it you will be a very happy person.  Maybe.  At least I was.  Understanding how to use dependency injection and understandingContinue Reading “(Starting) Using Dependency Injection in Magento 2”

Zend Framework 2

Handling ZF2 FQ Dependency Setter Injections

In a previous article I showed how you could pass in a fully qualified parameter name into the Dependency Injection Container (DiC) if you needed to be specific about where you need to have something injected.  There is an alternate method here that is cleaner than what I did before.  Let’s start with a TestContinue Reading “Handling ZF2 FQ Dependency Setter Injections”

Zend Framework 2

ZF2 Dependency Injection – Multiple Object Instances

When you work with the ZF2 Dependency Injection Container (DiC) when you make multiple requests for an instance of an object you will get the same object back each time. For example, with this code 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20Continue Reading “ZF2 Dependency Injection – Multiple Object Instances”

Zend Framework 2

ZF2 Dependency Injection: Managing Configuration – Part 2

In my previous post about Dependency Injection Container (DiC) configuration I made mention of some more complicated scenarios that you can use to configure your objects.  Not that you need help to make it  more complicated.  One of the things I have observed is that the more familiar I am with the DiC the moreContinue Reading “ZF2 Dependency Injection: Managing Configuration – Part 2”

Zend Framework 2

ZF2 Dependency Injection: Managing Configuration – Part 1

Configuration is a big reason to use a Dependency Injection Container (DiC).  I’ve been doing a lot of playing around with the ZF2 DiC and one of the things that I like about it is the ability to retrieve fully configured objects in  one line of code.  I’ve been going a bit overboard lately butContinue Reading “ZF2 Dependency Injection: Managing Configuration – Part 1”