[Catalyst] Engine/CGI and query+post params

Sebastian Riedel sri at oook.de
Tue Apr 12 22:55:54 CEST 2005

Am 12.04.2005 um 23:15 schrieb Michael Reece:

> Sorry, 4.34 aka the one on CPAN.
> When do you expect Cat5 might be stable enough to release to CPAN?

Actually all 300 tests pass...so it should be in a few days...
I promised to give Christian some more time to test. (and it already 
payed off)

> And, speaking of Cat5, maybe you can tell me if this has changed in 
> the new
> version.

I'm not 100% sure, but i would bet it's fixed.

> In Cat4, C::Plugin::Authentication::CDBI sets $c->request->{user} to 
> the
> username, rather than the user object ( from $user_class->search(..) 
> ).  I
> found that to be ultimately useless, and changed it put the user 
> object in
> there instead, so my templates can make use of the user's preferences 
> and
> other bits from their db record.  Anything in the Authentication, such 
> as
> that, changing in Cat5?

Don't take the the plugins i write as the one way to go, Catalyst is a 
component system, so they are mostly just examples, showing whats 
Everybody is not just free to subclass and extend them, everybody is 
encouraged to do so! ;)


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