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Re: DBD::ORACLE - empty strings in result while there supposed to be values

by dwhite20899 (Friar)
on Oct 10, 2007 at 12:31 UTC ( #643942=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to DBD::ORACLE - empty strings in result while there supposed to be values

I don't use Oracle, but I think you should be doing a LOT of error checking while you're developing. See the examples here for some ideas. And don't use "select *" - use the column names you want - using column names is more efficient and safer down the road.
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[1nickt]: choroba Understood. I'm wondering about the logic in a cpanfile. If the perl doesn't support threads, it's easy: require MCE. If the perl does support threads, as you say the user has a choice, so require both? Or, assume that irrespective of the choide
[1nickt]: ... choice, the threaded-perl user *probably* wants to use threads, therefore only require threads and leave MCE out, allowing the user to manually install if desired?
[choroba]: just require any of MCE and threads. Not sure if that's possible in the cpanfile, but should be possible early in the Makefile
[1nickt]: The app expects threads as default anyway, right?
[choroba]: that's true
[1nickt]: expects threads *to be* the default
[1nickt]: I think cpanfile can handle the logic. testing now.

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