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Re: Cannot retrieve more than 80 chars using DBI:ODBC

by wardk (Deacon)
on Sep 13, 2001 at 18:16 UTC ( #112196=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Cannot retrieve more than 80 chars using DBI:ODBC

was going to make a feeble attempt at humor by mentioning that this must be a relic from Microsoft's past when they did their computing on 80 character punchcards...but then I decided it was probably just not that funny...

fwiw, Win32::ODBC handles > 80 without switches, at least that is my memory, then again I seem to have lost memories of microsoft using punchcards....wait, I decided not to go there...nevermind :-)

thankfully useful information was posted about this before I arrived

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Re: Re: Cannot retrieve more than 80 chars using DBI:ODBC
by kapper (Chaplain) on Sep 18, 2001 at 12:52 UTC

    he he.. well thanks for the tip.. however, I need to use DBI since the code I am writing must work both under windows and solaris, with two different dbms's...

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[oiskuu]: I'm unfamiliar with android or SELinux. But I believe there is nothing of a kind. Unless you play with capabilities or build your own containers/ namespaces.
[davido]: I am not finding closing STDIN to be an adequate means of making getlogin return undef.
[Corion]: Maybe doing a double-fork (daemonizing) can make go that information away, but maybe not
[Corion]: But I think my knowledge of unix/Linux datastructures is several decades out of date, so I don't really know what information it keeps on processes
[oiskuu]: The useful bits that relate to your process can be found under /proc/self. What information are you thinking of? Tty name?
[tye]: I just daemonized and getlogin() still knew who I had been.

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