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Re^2: CGI::Application and object inheritance

by spork (Monk)
on Jul 27, 2005 at 15:45 UTC ( [id://478652]=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: CGI::Application and object inheritance
in thread CGI::Application and object inheritance

Thanks for the input cfreak. What is missing from the code sample is the actual CGI script which calls the new() defined in C::A. I am new to OO use and your answer sheds some light on where my package fits in the big picture. Thanks again.
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Re^3: CGI::Application and object inheritance
by cfreak (Chaplain) on Jul 28, 2005 at 03:55 UTC

    Ahh but it does

    In your script you just need to call:

    my $cgi_app = Foo->new();

    Sorry that wasn't clearer. new() in package Foo makes the call my $self = $class->SUPER::new(). Because of the use base statement SUPER now refers to C::A. $cgi_app is an object from which you can access your own methods or the C::A methods. If you need to pass opts to C::A you can modify new() in Foo. I'd modify it so you can pass the opts to the Foo package and it passes them on.

    Hope that makes it a bit clearer

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