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From Helmut Zeilinger ...@hzlabs.de>
Subject Re: Can't locate object method "request" via package "Apache"
Date Wed, 11 Jul 2007 12:41:29 GMT
Hi Tim,

(like i postet Tidal 2 months ago on this list)

you might try a patch from Maurice Yarrow:

see

http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/modperl/asp/89060?search_string=yarrow;#89060 


(approx. bottom quarter of the page)


Helmut


T R Stickland schrieb:
> [First a quick hello.   We (http://edina.ac.uk/) have been using 
> Apache::ASP for a few years, but you haven't heard much from us as 
> it's worked pretty well!]
>
> For the first time I've built apache2 (apache 2.2.4, mod_perl 2.0.3) 
> for use with ASP (2.59).   The build and configuration went fine.   
> The web server started up and was fine until the first time I tried to 
> access an ASP application.
>
>    Can't locate object method "request" via package "Apache" at 
> [...]/perl5/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.0//Apache/ASP.pm line 165.
>     
> ...and that line is...
>
>    my $rtest = $ModPerl2 ? Apache2::RequestUtil->request() : 
> Apache->request();
>     
> It's calling Apache->request when should be calling 
> Apache2::RequestUtil->request (it's mod_perl version 2.0.3).    So 
> it's the $ModPerl2 flag.   Line 66 of ASP.pm initialized it:
>
>    $ModPerl2 = ($mod_perl::VERSION >= 1.99);
>
> Now it turns out $mod_perl::VERSION is 1.30.   There's an easy 
> workaround using $ENV{MOD_PERL_API_VERSION}
>
>    $ModPerl2 = ($ENV{MOD_PERL_API_VERSION} >= 2);
>     
> I see this has occurred before, though the error reported was 
> different, and also in that case  $mod_perl::VERSION was undefined 
> rather than having the wrong value.    See:  
> http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/apache-asp/message/2136
>
> On one hand the workaround is OK, and I'm not keen to guddle about in 
> the mod_perl code.  On the other hand, I'm not really happy just 
> ignoring the fact that $mod_perl::VERSION is wrong...
>
> Anyone know the cause and/or better fix? 
> tim
>

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