in reply to Re^2: Error messages from DBI (\%attr)
in thread Error messages from DBI

You do realize that you've not turned on the RaiseError and not turned of AutoCommit, right? Read the parent again, you'll want to use his syntax -- all you were missing was a pair of braces.

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