Chapter 7. Metadata API
In This Chapter
All components of Dynamic Data applications, including field templates, entity templates, filter templates, URL routes, and page templates, rely on the Metadata API to implement functionality appropriate for each particular element and combine them in complete websites. This chapter discusses the fundamental parts of the Metadata API you need to understand in order to work with Dynamic Data effectively.
Metadata Classes at a Glance
The Metadata API in Dynamic Data consists of three major classes shown in Figure 7.1: