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Debian::WNPP::Bug(3pm) User Contributed Perl Documentation Debian::WNPP::Bug(3pm)


Debian::WNPP::Bug - handy representation of Debian WNPP bug reports


    my $b = Debian::WNPP::Bug->new(
        {   number            => 1234,
            title             => 'RFP: nice-package -- do nice things easier',
            type              => 'rfp',
            package           => 'nice-package',
            short_description => 'do nice things together',
            submitter         => "Joe Developer <joe@developer.local>"
    print "$b";     # 1234


Constructs new instance of the class. Initial values are to be given as a hash reference.


The unique ID of the big in the BTS.
The title of the bug. Usually something like

    RFP: nice-package -- do nice things easier
The type of the WNPP bug. Either of:
request for package
intent to package
orphaned package
request for help
request for adoption
intent to adopt
Package name
The short description of the package
The bug submitter in the form "Full Name <email@address>"


"Debian::WNPPBug" object instances stringify via the method . The default "as_string" method returns the bug number.


Returns a string representing the bug type and number in the form TYPE #number, e.g. "ITP #1234".
Used for the "" overload. Returns the bug number.



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2023-02-21 perl v5.36.0