|laziness, impatience, and hubris|
Converting Microsoft Access to Perl/Tk/DBIby bibliophile (Parson)
|on Jun 15, 2005 at 18:26 UTC||Need Help??|
bibliophile has asked for the
wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:
I've recently been handed a crufty old (well, MS Access 2000) Access db application to maintain.
As this is a little-used app, I thought I'd take the opportunity to rewrite it in Perl/Tk/DBI (probably MySQL as the backend)... purely as a learning excersise.
I see three paths to follow, here:
Has anyone here had any similar experience? Recommendations? Red flags over looming snake-pits?
Basically just looking for opinions :-)