WWW::Bugzilla::Search - Handles searching bugzilla bugs via WWW::Mechanize.
my $search = WWW::Bugzilla::Search->new(
server => 'bugs.example.com',
email => 'firstname.lastname@example.org',
password => 'my_passwd',
$search->summary('This is my summary');
my @bugs = $search->search();
WWW::Bugzilla::Search provides an API to search for bugs in a Bugzilla database. Any resulting bugs will be returned as instances of WWW::Bugzilla bugs.
The following fields are multiple choice fields:
classification, component, op_sys, priority, product, resolution, bug_severity, bug_status, target_milestone, version, hardware, rep_platform
Available options can be retrieved via:
To choose a given value, use:
The following fields are avaiilable for text searching:
assigned_to, reporter, summary
To searc using a given field, use:
Searches Bugzilla with the defined criteria. Returns a list of bugs that match the criteria. Each bug is a seperate instance of WWW::Bugzilla
Resets all search criteria.
There may well be bugs in this module. Using it as I have, I just have not run into any. In addition, this module does not support ALL of Bugzilla's features. I will consider any patches or improvements, just send me an email at the address listed below.
Written by: Brian Caswell (email@example.com)
Portions taken from WWW::Bugzilla, originally written by: Matthew C. Vella (firstname.lastname@example.org)
WWW::Bugzilla::Search - Module providing API to search Bugzilla bugs.
Copyright (C) 2006 Brian Caswell (email@example.com)
Portions Copyright (C) 2003 Matthew C. Vella (firstname.lastname@example.org)
This module is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it
under the terms of either:
a) the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software
Foundation; either version 1, or (at your option) any later version,
b) the "Artistic License" which comes with this module.
This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See either
the GNU General Public License or the Artistic License for more details.
You should have received a copy of the Artistic License with this
module, in the file ARTISTIC. If not, I'll be glad to provide one.
You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307
To install WWW::Bugzilla, copy and paste the appropriate command in to your terminal.
perl -MCPAN -e shell
For more information on module installation, please visit the detailed CPAN module installation guide.