[freeside-devel] configuration file location
ivan at 420.am
Sun Mar 26 20:32:39 PST 2000
Be careful with FS::Conf expecting the config store to understand the
difference between a empty, but defined value (i.e., an empty file) and a
Also if you could, please patch against the current version from CVS.
On Sun, Mar 26, 2000 at 07:58:50PM -0600, David Morton wrote:
> As I go to add features, I thought it would be nice to have them more
> configurable, which would require a better configuration system. Being
> I looked on CPAN to find routines that handle more complex configuration
> options: AppConfig
> Before I continue much further, I'd like to know the reason for some of
> current structure.
Can you be more specific?
> It looks like the HTTP username points to a file via mapsecrets which
> has the data source name, which is then used in the rest of the
> configuration name.
> This looks like too many steps, as well as being ugly as a
> file/directory name:
> What I'd like to see is:
> HTTP USER points to an entry in mapsecrets - a directory name.
> this directory contains all the information for that company:
> and this way all the configurtion options are in one file, easy to set
> With just a little work on FS::Conf and FS::UID, this should be set up
> fairly quickly. I'll have a patch soon... :)
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