[CDBI] Re: odd swapping database issue on vhost / mason install

Alan alan at ufies.org
Tue Apr 3 04:23:14 BST 2007

> Another option I thought of was go combine the databases into one, and
> separate data with a table prefix.  
> So CMS::DBI packages are still separate, but they both connect to the
> same database, then they define their tables differently.  IE:
> # site 1
> package CMS::Page;
> use base 'CMS::DBI';
> __PACKAGE__->set_up_table('site1_pages');
> # site 2
> package CMS::Page;
> use base 'CMS::DBI';
> __PACKAGE__->set_up_table('site2_pages');
> A bit more work in the setup phase, but easier copying of code across
> (to create site 3 I just cp -a /home/user/site1 /home/user/site3, then
> search/replace in the /home/user/site3/lib/CMS/DBI.pm and the
> schema.sql).
> Or do you think this would still cause issues?  I suppose if both are
> still called CMS::DBI then they'd possibly be accessing different the
> wrong ones.  Bah.  I'll give it quick try now though, and see what
> happens.

Nope, back to the same thing.  I'm going to give the overriding db_Main
link a shot.

Alan <alan at ufies.org> - http://arcterex.net
"Backups are for people who don't pray."                 -- big Mike

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