Bugzilla::*.pm and Bugzilla.pm

David Miller justdave at bugzilla.org
Sat Aug 7 23:48:26 UTC 2004

Christian Robottom Reis wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 07, 2004 at 07:36:34PM +0100, Gervase Markham wrote:
>>Christian Robottom Reis wrote:
>>>Interesting question:
>>>   Should Bugzilla::Bug.pm be allowed to depend on Bugzilla.pm?
>>Why shouldn't it be?
> Because Bugzilla.pm is (AFAIK) a support module for CGI files, and if we
> want Bugzilla::* to be reusable for other situations apart from CGI
> files, depending on Bugzilla.pm would be "bad".

Might be better to ensure that Bugzilla.pm doesn't pull in any of the 
CGI-specific stuff unless it's specifically asked to.

Dave Miller      Project Leader, Bugzilla Bug Tracking System
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