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Trouble establishing a dialogue between Perl and PostgreSQLby DigitalKitty (Parson)
|on Jan 14, 2008 at 20:14 UTC||Need Help??|
DigitalKitty has asked for the
wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:
I recently upgraded my PostgreSQL install to version 8.2.6 (win32). After doing so, I installed the following modules (DBI was installed previously).
When attempting to connect to a database with DBD::Pg, the connection hung and only by pressing Ctrl-C was I able to terminate the program.
Assuming something might be wrong with the module, I tried DBD::PgPP in a very simple test script (please see below):
After doing so, I immediately noticed the following message:
Is there a configuration setting I need to modify? For testing purposes, I was able to connect to the database with both python and ruby.