DevGuide Comments

MattyT mattyt-spam at
Fri Dec 19 10:16:20 UTC 2003

On Fri, 2003-12-19 at 16:41, David Miller wrote:

> although we do still have backward compatibility
> hacks in place to allow things like %::FORM and %::COOKIE to still work
> until someone gets around to replacing them all (which will have to happen
> before we can support mod_perl).  There are a few exceptions, like setting
> cookies.  We have convenience functions in Bugzilla::CGI which cache your
> cookies so you don't have to remember to pass them to header() for example.

OK, it's probably worthwhile tutorialising these APIs somewhere online,
but I probably can't be bothered until it's mod_perl and

Everything else here is dealt with on my HDD I think.

         Matthew Tuck: Software Developer & All-Round Nice Guy        
 My Short Autobiography: 1985 Grade Bin Monitor 1990 Class Clown Award
1992 Awarded Most Likely To Spontaneously Combust 1996 Crowned Galactic
         Emperor 1998 Released From Smith Psychiatric Hospital

More information about the developers mailing list