Is it possible to insert multiple values through a one-to-many relationship, so that the multiple values are saved with the foreign key.
So for example: I have an array of 'contributers' which a user can select to add to a project - upon saving I want these contributers to be referenced to the just saved project.
Trying the code below (the array is coming from $_POST['contributers'] which are checkboxes) - it saves the data, but doesn't attach the foreign key. I want to avoid having to use a loop and just be able to bulk insert all of these
You can use the
createMany method (link to source)
$project = $this->project->find($project->id); $project->contributers()->createMany(Input::get('contributers'));
I also propose a small refactoring : one action per line and use of
Input::get() instead of
Input:only(), which is designed for other use cases.