in reply to New twist for DBD::mysql

Excellent! ++ for the news. I'm looking forward to true preprared queries.

Now, will this replace the current DBD::mysql or will it be an option when you install DBD::mysql, auto-detecting which version of the client library you have and asking only if you have both? I would seriously hope that this distribution doesn't fork based on client library ...

We are the carpenters and bricklayers of the Information Age.

Then there are Damian modules.... *sigh* ... that's not about being less-lazy -- that's about being on some really good drugs -- you know, there is no spoon. - flyingmoose

I shouldn't have to say this, but any code, unless otherwise stated, is untested