how does bugzilla detect the modules versions?

Max Kanat-Alexander mkanat at
Tue Sep 9 00:32:13 UTC 2008

On Mon, 08 Sep 2008 21:30:07 +0300 Tsahi Asher
<tsahi_75 at> wrote:
> $vnum = eval { $module->VERSION } || -1;
> line there does? in particular, the $module->VERSION?

	$module->VERSION is the modern standard way of getting the
version of the module. By default, it returns $module::VERSION. (So,
for example, if $module = 'DBI', then we're looking at $DBI::VERSION.)

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