DBIx::Class and Class::DBI are the same kind of thing – ORMs that layer an OO abstraction over the database. They try to create a model for you with minimal effort on your side, but in so doing they keep very close to the structure of the database, and yet make it difficult to formulate non-trivial queries.
I prefer to write my model from scratch, talking SQL to the database directly. DBIx::Simple does not add any abstractions over using DBI directly – it just puts a cleaner interface on top of it, so you get to keep your sanity.
Makeshifts last the longest.
Posts are HTML formatted. Put <p> </p> tags around your paragraphs. Put <code> </code> tags around your code and data!
Read Where should I post X? if you're not absolutely sure you're posting in the right place.
Please read these before you post! —
Posts may use any of the Perl Monks Approved HTML tags:
You may need to use entities for some characters, as follows. (Exception: Within code tags, you can put the characters literally.)
- a, abbr, b, big, blockquote, br, caption, center, col, colgroup, dd, del, div, dl, dt, em, font, h1, h2, h3, h4, h5, h6, hr, i, ins, li, ol, p, pre, readmore, small, span, spoiler, strike, strong, sub, sup, table, tbody, td, tfoot, th, thead, tr, tt, u, ul, wbr
Link using PerlMonks shortcuts! What shortcuts can I use for linking?
See Writeup Formatting Tips and other pages linked from there for more info.
| & || & |
| < || < |
| > || > |
| [ || [ |
| ] || ] ||