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Re^3: Dormus interruptus

by tachyon (Chancellor)
on Jun 26, 2004 at 12:22 UTC ( #369812=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: Dormus interruptus
in thread Dormus interruptus

Usual caveats about signals not being safe but if you use INT you can also catch ^C automaticlly to do a neat cleanup & exit. As an aside I also use a strategy like:

$dbh = DBI->connect( .... ); END{ $dbh->disconnect if $dbh }

to ensure clean database disconnects, having exhaused the available supply of connections in the past.