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GrandFather says it very well. The only other reason I would add is re-use. At some point, the 'only' db handle that you use will most likely turn into more than one. At that point, you will probably want to use many of the same routines you already have. This will obviously be easier when the handle is passed into those routines.


In reply to Re^2: DBI, $dbh, and subroutines by Illuminatus
in thread DBI, $dbh, and subroutines by jrsimmon

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