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Re: Connecting to 2 mysql database in one script

by jfroebe (Vicar)
on Nov 21, 2008 at 22:31 UTC ( #725246=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Connecting to 2 mysql database in one script

You need a separate database handle (dbh) for each connection that is going to a different server. Some DBD drivers require a separate database handle for each connection.

$dbh1 = DBI->connect($DSN,$sqluser,$sqlpass) || die "Cannot connect: $DBI::errstr\n" unless $dbh1; $dbh2 = DBI->connect($DSN2,$sqluser2,$sqlpass2) || die "Cannot connect: $DBI::errstr\n" unless $dbh2;

You would then pass the appropriate db handle to any subroutines:

sub my_query { my $my_dbh = shift; my $query = shift; .... } my_query($dbh1, "select * from potatoes");

Jason L. Froebe

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by htmanning (Scribe) on Nov 21, 2008 at 22:55 UTC
    Thanks so much. I got it.

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