[Twisted-web] Possible bug in nevow.testutil.FakeRequest setHeaders and getHeaders
peter.westlake at pobox.com
Wed Sep 29 10:57:06 EDT 2010
On Wed, 29 Sep 2010 13:00 +0000, exarkun at twistedmatrix.com wrote:
> On 12:48 pm, peter.westlake at pobox.com wrote:
> > class FakeRequest(nevow.testutil.FakeRequest):
> > def getResponseHeader(self, key):
> > return self.headers.get(key.lower())
> >Should I put in a ticket requesting something like this?
> Certainly. Things are a little mixed up here though, let's see...
> Twisted Web provides a base Request class. Nevow subclasses it to
> create the request class all Nevow applications get. Then Twisted Web
> also provides a FakeRequest, which isn't very good, and I think there is
> a ticket (in the Twisted tracker) for improving. Then Nevow provides
> its own FakeRequest, not a subclass of Twisted's FakeRequest. There
> probably needs to be a Nevow ticket for doing something about Nevow's
> FakeRequest class - in the short term, fixing these minor issues; but in
> the longer term, getting rid of it, and hopefully NevowRequest as well,
> makes a lot of sense.
The ticket for set/getHeader is http://divmod.org/trac/ticket/3029.
Getting rid of NevowRequest and Nevow's FakeRequest presumably
means adding their extra functionality to the ones in Twisted Web,
so would that ticket go into Nevow, Twisted, or both?
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