|Perl: the Markov chain saw|
GUIDs returned as gibberish (ODBC/MS SQL)by LaidBackWebSage (Acolyte)
|on Oct 27, 2008 at 00:53 UTC||Need Help??|
LaidBackWebSage has asked for the
wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:
All, I am using Perl 5.8.8 on Ubuntu Server 8.04, with DBD::ODBC, and FreeTDS. The database is on a WinNT server, running MS SQL Server 2000. Here is my pseudo-query:
What should come back is this:
What does come back is this:
Is perl somehow reading this as hex or something?
Do I need to (un)pack somehow?
Any help will be greatly appreciated.