Yii, how to add current date or time or timestamp in DB field automatically

To add current date or time or timestamp in DB field automatically Using Rules in model use it like below : <?php/** * @return array validation rules for model attributes. */public function rules(){ return array( array(‘title’,’length’,’max’=>255), array(‘title, created, modified’, ‘required’), array(‘modified’,’default’, ‘value’=>new CDbExpression(‘NOW()’), ‘setOnEmpty’=>false,’on’=>’update’), array(‘created,modified’,’default’, ‘value’=>new CDbExpression(‘NOW()’), ‘setOnEmpty’=>false,’on’=>’insert’) );}?>

YII, How to get current controller name and action name

To get current controller name use this code : <?php$controllerId = Yii::app()->controller->id;//or$controllerId = $this->getId();?> To get current action name/id being executed, if you are inside beforeAction() or afterAction(), use the received CAction argument <?php//inside beforeAction or afterActionpublic function beforeAction($action){ $actionId = $action->id;…?> or just elsewhere inside your controller <?php$actionId = $this->getAction()->getId();?> To get name of… Continue reading YII, How to get current controller name and action name