[rt-users] How to join two RT tables in perl?

Morten Guldager morten.guldager at gmail.com
Mon May 5 15:55:01 EDT 2008


Ah thanks, works very well on the Creator column.

But it does not work on OldValue and NewValue. They change
type of content all the time. And some times they even contains
real data.

Which piece of secret magic do I need this time?


/Morten %-)

On Mon, May 5, 2008 at 3:19 PM, Ruslan Zakirov <ruz at bestpractical.com>
wrote:

> use
> $row->CreatorObj->Name;
>
> as far as I can see you don't need join which is for limits, not for
> access.
>
> On Mon, May 5, 2008 at 5:09 PM, Morten Guldager
> <morten.guldager at gmail.com> wrote:
> > 'Aloha!
> >
> > In my standalone program I would like to do a join on the tables
> > Transactions and Users in order to add Users.Name to my print
> > out. (and not just the user number)
> >
> > But I somehow lost track while trying to figure out how it is done
> >  in the RT code itself.
> >
> > Below is a boiled down demo program which fails in the second
> > last line, which is somehow expected.
> >
> >   RT::Transaction::Name Unimplemented in main. (./Join-demo-2 line 31)
> >
> > Perhaps somebody can help me in the right direction.
> >
> > --
> > /Morten %-)
> >
> > #!/usr/bin/perl
> >
> > package RT;
> > our $DatabaseType     = 'mysql';
> > our $DatabaseUser     = 'rtuser';
> > our $DatabasePassword = 'wibble';
> > our $DatabaseName     = 'rtdb';
> >
> > package main;
> > use strict;
> > use warnings;
> > use lib '/usr/share/request-tracker3.6/lib';
> > use RT;
> > use RT::Transactions;
> >
> > RT::Init();
> > my $CurrentUser = RT::CurrentUser->new('cust-12345');
> >
> > my $t = new RT::Transactions($CurrentUser);
> > $t->LimitToTicket(1);
> >
> > my $u = $t->NewAlias('Users');
> > $t->Join(ALIAS1 => 'main',
> >          FIELD1 => 'Creator',
> >          ALIAS2 => $u,
> >           FIELD2 => 'id');
> >
> > while (my $row = $t->Next)
> > {
> >   printf "id:%s, CreatorId:%s, Name:%s\n", $row->id, $row->Creator,
> > $row->Name;
> > }
> >
> >
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