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I wonder if we could create a totally new dragon treasure when creating a user. Like instead of sending the i r I of an existing treasure, we'll send an object. So let's try this first, let me get uh, a unique email and username and then here for Dragon Treasure I'll clear out those Iris and instead we'll do an object and we'll pass the fields that we know are required on every piece of treasure. So we'll top this new user found golden eye from N 64. Add a description and a value. So in theory, that's a con request that makes sense, like that we could make that work. So let's try it. Hit execute and okay, no big surprise, it doesn't work. Out of the box, it says nested documents for attribute. Dragon treasures are not allowed. Use Iris instead. That's a familiar error.

Inside user. If we scroll way up, the dragon treasures field is writeable because it has user colon, right? But we can't send in an embedded object because we haven't added user colon right to any of the fields inside of Dragon Treasure. So let's do that. We wanna be able to send name. So let user colon right there. Uh, description, actually not description. Wait on that one for a second. Value. And then search for set Text description. This is our actual description. Field slide, user colon right there. Now in theory we should be able to send an embedded object. Let's give it a drive. This time we upgraded to a 500 air. Also a familiar error. A new entity was found through the relationship user. Dragon treasures. So this is good. It means that we learned earlier when you send it an embedded object, If you include an ad id, it's going to fetch that object first and then update it. But if you don't have an ad id, it's going to create a brand new object. So it is creating a brand new object, but nobody ever told the entity manager to persist this new object, which is why we have the error down here. If you wanna solve this, we need to allow ca, we need to add ca, we need to cascade persist this. So what that means is in user, on the drag, on the one to many for Dragon treasures, we need to add a cascade option set to an array with persist on it. So this means if we're saving this user object automatically persist any dragon treasures inside of here and now it works. That's awesome. Now apparently our new ID is slash is 43. That's actually, I'll open up a new, a new browser. Go to that U URL dot json. Actually let's do do Jason LD and beautiful. And you can see the owner is set to our new owner that was just created over here. But wait a second. We didn't send, send the owner field inside of our dragon treasure. And it makes sense that we didn't send it. We don't even have the ID yet and we shouldn't need to send it. But who did set that? Well remember Because this is a behind the scenes, the serializers first going to create a new user object. It's then gonna create a new dragon treasure object. It's gonna see that this dragon treasure doesn't exist on that user yet. And so it's gonna call add dragon treasure and we call add dragon treasure. With that new dragon treasure. This code down here sets the owner. So again, just our code being written well is taking care of all those details for us. Awesome. So let me change the, make the email unique one more time. But then I'm going to send an empty name and actually I'm gonna save myself to trouble. I'm not even gonna send this. If I sent this, that would work. It would create a dragon treasure with an empty name. Even though over here, if we scroll up to the name property, the name is required. Why? It's the same thing we saw on the other side of the relationship. When we validate when this isn't validates the user object, it's gonna stop at this dragon treasures. It's not gonna validate those. If you wanna validate them, we need that same valid on there. So now that I have this to prove it's working, I'll hit execute and awesome 4 22 status code. Failing that, that it is empty and I guess I could probably change this validation error to awesome. I'm gonna go put that back. So pretty simply, you can send an I r I strings or you can send embedded objects now to create objects. You can even mix them. So let's say that we wanna create this new dragon treasure object, but we also are going to steal. I think that's an id. Another treasure from someone else That's totally allowed. Watch. We hit execute 2 0 1 status code. We have ID 44, that's the new one. And we have ID seven, the one we just stole from another dragon. Pretty sweet. Okay, we have just one more chapter about handling relationships. Let's see how we can remove a treasure from a user to delete that treasure.

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// composer.json
{
    "require": {
        "php": ">=8.1",
        "ext-ctype": "*",
        "ext-iconv": "*",
        "api-platform/core": "^3.0", // v3.0.8
        "doctrine/annotations": "^1.0", // 1.14.2
        "doctrine/doctrine-bundle": "^2.8", // 2.8.0
        "doctrine/doctrine-migrations-bundle": "^3.2", // 3.2.2
        "doctrine/orm": "^2.14", // 2.14.0
        "nelmio/cors-bundle": "^2.2", // 2.2.0
        "nesbot/carbon": "^2.64", // 2.64.1
        "phpdocumentor/reflection-docblock": "^5.3", // 5.3.0
        "phpstan/phpdoc-parser": "^1.15", // 1.15.3
        "symfony/asset": "6.2.*", // v6.2.0
        "symfony/console": "6.2.*", // v6.2.3
        "symfony/dotenv": "6.2.*", // v6.2.0
        "symfony/expression-language": "6.2.*", // v6.2.2
        "symfony/flex": "^2", // v2.2.4
        "symfony/framework-bundle": "6.2.*", // v6.2.3
        "symfony/property-access": "6.2.*", // v6.2.3
        "symfony/property-info": "6.2.*", // v6.2.3
        "symfony/runtime": "6.2.*", // v6.2.0
        "symfony/security-bundle": "6.2.*", // v6.2.3
        "symfony/serializer": "6.2.*", // v6.2.3
        "symfony/twig-bundle": "6.2.*", // v6.2.3
        "symfony/ux-react": "^2.6", // v2.6.1
        "symfony/validator": "6.2.*", // v6.2.3
        "symfony/webpack-encore-bundle": "^1.16", // v1.16.0
        "symfony/yaml": "6.2.*" // v6.2.2
    },
    "require-dev": {
        "doctrine/doctrine-fixtures-bundle": "^3.4", // 3.4.2
        "symfony/debug-bundle": "6.2.*", // v6.2.1
        "symfony/maker-bundle": "^1.48", // v1.48.0
        "symfony/monolog-bundle": "^3.0", // v3.8.0
        "symfony/stopwatch": "6.2.*", // v6.2.0
        "symfony/web-profiler-bundle": "6.2.*", // v6.2.4
        "zenstruck/foundry": "^1.26" // v1.26.0
    }
}