[Dbix-class] Using DBIx::Class::Schema::Config with dbicdump

Marc Logghe logghe.marc at gmail.com
Fri Sep 30 06:38:07 GMT 2011

> I am using dbicdump to create and update my DBIC schema from the
> database schema. It creates a Schema.pm with the following line in it:
> use base 'DBIx::Class::Schema';
> ...which I have to change to:
> use base 'DBIx::Class::Schema::Config';
> ...to use this module.
> Unfortunately this line happens to be in the "DO NOT MODIFY THE
> FIRST PART OF THIS FILE" section of Schema.pm. Thus if I modify it,
> I need to change it back to the original every time I want to update
> the DBIC schema to reflect changes in the database. Otherwise
> dbicdump just aborts and refuses to implement any changes.
> Does anyone have good suggestions how to avoid this problem?
I believe you can safely add that line below that section. If not you should
consider wrapping the require in a BEGIN block yourself as explained in the
base pragma.
Disadvantage is of course that it does not strike the eye like when on top.
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