Bug 107708 - Remove the c.a.kernel.KernelHelper class
Summary: Remove the c.a.kernel.KernelHelper class
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Product: Red Hat Web Application Framework
Classification: Retired
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Version: nightly
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: ccm-bugs-list
QA Contact: Jon Orris
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Blocks: 111508
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-10-22 11:04 UTC by Daniel Berrange
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:58 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-09-02 17:24:06 UTC
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Description Daniel Berrange 2003-10-22 11:04:03 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 Galeon/1.2.9 (X11; Linux i686; U;) Gecko/20030314

Description of problem:
The c.a.kernel.KernelHelper class has been deprecated for several releases now,
with equivalent & better functionality available from KernelContext and
WebContext. It is about time it was removed altogether, particularly so we can
identify the few remaining places that use getCurrentUser().

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Comment 1 Daniel Berrange 2003-11-07 15:50:22 UTC
I turns out that since we removed most of the config params from the
legacy kernel.Initializer, nothing is ever setting up the variables
used by getServerName(), getServerPort(), getHostname() methods of
KernelHelper. As a result all code that does still happen to be using
KernelHelper is getting "" & thus breaking in also sorts of subtle ways. 

We should either remove getServerName(), etc immediately forcing
people to switch the new APIs, or make the existing deprecated ones
proxies for corresponding methods in Web.getConfig() so that the
existing semantics are preserved.

Comment 2 Daniel Berrange 2006-09-02 17:24:06 UTC
Closing old tickets

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