From: "Kate L Pugh" <kake(a)earth.li>li>:
> In general I would suggest not using CGI.pm unless
> necessary. Just write the HTML in a TT template. Ivor, are you going
> to get time soon to fix the search or should I add it to my to-do list?
On Wed 13 Aug 2003, Ivor Williams <ivor.williams(a)tiscali.co.uk> wrote:
I seriously intend to do this. Fixing supersearch is
top of the list
of things for OpenGuides. So I'll get onto it.
I got itchy about how long this has been broken for, and so I JFDI and
reworked supersearch.cgi into a module (OpenGuides::SuperSearch), a
template, and a very short CGI script that just calls the ->run method
on the module. There are of course tests as well. I've checked all
this into CVS on un and would appreciate it if Ivor could have a look
at it. I'd like to release this within the next couple of days,
preferably tomorrow. Tonight would be even better but I appreciate
that Ivor doesn't get online too much.
People without un accounts can see the tarball here, but note this is
a temp directory and once this release is on CPAN I'll delete the
You can see this version of OpenGuides in action at
The refactor of the search is the major change between this version
and the live one.