Is there a backend interface to bugzilla?

Jonathan Schatz jon at
Wed Oct 1 18:59:43 UTC 2003

On Wed, 2003-10-01 at 12:18, jose at wrote:
> I would like to integrate my app with bugzilla but prefer not to use the
> generated html output from bugzilla.  Is there a backend interface to
> bugzilla where I can just post queries and get plain text responses that I
> can parse and display as I need?

for queries, you can add "format=rdf" to get an xml response. if you
need just plain text, consider writing your own formatted template. look
in template/en/default/list/list-*.html.tmpl for examples..

Jonathan Schatz
Engineering System Administrator
VMware, Inc
"Te occidere possunt sed te edere non possunt nefas est."

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