perlsen has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:

Hi monks,

I have to connect the mysql database using DBI.

I am having the perl version of 5.6. and 5.8.4.
i have seen lot of dbi versions are available in cpan.

so that Which dbi version can i download that can compatible for my perl versions.
and also please tell me which perl can i use for the dbi connection?.

Thanks for your Reply and suggestions.