onMissingMethod

This method is invoked in a CFC when a method call exists that is not defined by cffunction or with a function statement.

function onMissingMethod(string missingMethodName, struct missingMethodArguments) { } → returns void

Argument Reference for the onMissingMethod function

missingMethodName

Required: Yes
The name of the missing method.

missingMethodArguments

Required: Yes
The arguments that were passed on the function call to the missing method.

Examples sample code invoking the onMissingMethod function


onMissingMethod Example

Creates helper function getPropertyNameForHTML() which calls getPropertyName() and wraps it with the encodeForHTML function.

public function onMissingMethod(missingMethodName, missingMethodArguments) {
    if (reFindNoCase("^get[a-zA-Z0-9]+ForHTML$", arguments.missingMethodName) {
        local.getter = this[replaceNoCase(arguments.missingMethodName, "ForHTML", "")];
        return encodeForHTML(local.getter());
    } else {
        throw (message="Method #encodeForHTML(arguments.missingMethodName)# was not found in the component #encodeForHTML(GetMetaData(this).name)#");
    }
}

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