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Re: MCDE and DBD::ODBC issues

by wardk (Deacon)
on Nov 07, 2002 at 21:46 UTC ( #211254=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to MCDE and DBD::ODBC issues

my ( $data_source, $database, $port, $user_id, $password ) = qw( "PIKA +CHU\NetSDK", "HarvestDay", "", "HarvestReader", "reader +" );
doesn't produce what you are expecting...

print them out, you'll see embedded quotes and with some, a comma.

like $database, it equals:

this would likely explain "invalid string" good luck!

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Re: Re: MCDE and DBD::ODBC issues
by peschkaj (Pilgrim) on Nov 07, 2002 at 23:08 UTC
    Thank you for pointing out my slip-up in such a polite way. ++ to you my friend.

    If you make something idiot-proof, eventually someone will make a better idiot.
    I am that better idiot.

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