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With regard to BerkelyDB => RTFM. You can't just make syntax up and expect it to work. This works fine.....

[root@www mail]# cat #!/usr/bin/perl use BerkeleyDB; tie %hash, 'BerkeleyDB::Hash', -Filename => $ARGV[0] or die "can't read file '$ARGV[0]': $!"; print map { " $_ => $hash{$_}\n" } sort keys %hash; [root@www mail]# ./ virtusertable.db => [snip]

With regard to your second example, once again you need to RTFM. You have a syntax error in that DB_HASH is a $PERL_SCALAR not a constant as you assume. I would agree with your C style brain that it should logically be a constant but I did not design the interface.....

tie %hash, 'DB_File', $file, O_RDONLY, 0666, $DB_HASH



In reply to Re^3: Reading Sendmail .db files by tachyon
in thread Reading Sendmail .db files by Maddingue

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