Class AppModel. Application model for Cake. This is a placeholder class. Create
the same file in app/Model/AppModel.php Add your application-wide methods to
the class, your models will inherit them. Object: Extended by Model: Extended ...
As long as you are doing everything correctly you shouldn't need to load the
AppModel in your controller as it should already be available through the model
being used by the controller. Really you should never call AppModel directly as
All your models should inherit from AppModel, so why not call $this->AnyModel->
get_some_cool_data($term); instead? AppModel should be pretty much be an
abstract class anyways -- you pretty much never want to ...