Is there a backend interface to bugzilla?

Gervase Markham gerv at
Wed Oct 1 22:43:31 UTC 2003

Jonathan Schatz wrote:
> 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..

In terms of answering the original question, this is the best idea :-) 
You can have any form of output you want if you write a template for it.


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